Land dispute: Farmer, Helga Township disagree whether permit needed; lawsuit filed to settle excavation issue
HELGA TOWNSHIP - A landowner here is fighting the town board over its insistence he must first obtain a permit to excavate areas planned for his ranching operation.
Doug Crosby, 41, says he simply is trying to clear rock in preparation for his grazing fields. Helga Township officials say Crosby must obtain a permit to excavate the land.
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