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Part-time Park Rapids Police officer Dion Pederson talks with a speeding motorist in 2008 during a statewide campaign against speeding. The department will not be issuing administrative citations, said Police Chief Terry Eilers.

State law restricts administrative ticketing

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PARK RAPIDS -- A new Minnesota law governing the issuance of administrative traffic citations almost guarantees Hubbard County authorities won't be ticketing speeding motorists to fill county coffers with infraction revenue.


The 2009 law is cumbersome, restrictive and not politically wise, says Hubbard County Sheriff Frank Homer.

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