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Holub encountered his share of difficult issues as commissioner

Holub encountered his share of difficult issues as commissioner

“An elected official should pay attention to what people are saying. Someone doesn’t have to look for problems; they will come to them. And don’t let the job wear you down.” For 12 years, Dan Holub of rural Marion served as the Marion County commissioner in the 2nd District, but in the Nov. 8 election he was defeated by challenger […]

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Holub will be missed

I will miss Dan Holub, former county commissioner of the 2nd District, who completed his service this month. And I believe the county will, too. Never have I seen anyone work harder for what he believed in, for the pay received and all of the grief he received. Some of that grief, I believe, came from me when we disagreed […]

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Holub asks colleagues to state position on courthouse

Responding to the public, County Commission Chairman Dan Holub asked commissioners at Monday?s meeting to state their position regarding preliminary plans for multi-million-dollar additions and upgrades to the historic courthouse submitted by an architectural firm last month. ?Marion County cannot afford $7.5 million right now or in the foreseeable future to upgrade the courthouse and spend that kind of money,? […]

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Holub: Energy devaluation in Marion County will affect operating budget

Oil and natural gas tax valuation in Marion County has declined from $7.375 million to $2.528 million in the last year with the energy market drop, causing even more concern for the county budget. Marion County Commis?sion Chairman Dan Holub addressed the issue at Monday?s meeting. Holub couldn?t say immediately what that means in terms of the exact oil and […]

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