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In this file photo from July 2007, tubes and crowds stack up quick at the end of the four-mile stretch of the Otter Tail River where three tubing companies operate. Dave Roepke / The Forum

Otter Tail River tubing company's license request denied for now

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Though the water may not be warm yet, the Becker County Board room was a little heated Tuesday morning when it came to granting tubing licenses.


Owners of two tubing operations on the Otter Tail River, Charlie’s Tubing and K&K Tubing, applied for licenses for this summer’s business, but the county approved only the Charlie’s Tubing license for now.

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