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Two-vehicle head-on crash on Hwy 71 Saturday morning

Wadena Hide & Fur crane operators were busy Tuesday morning at the U.S. Highway 10 business.

Hide & Fur overrun with scrap traders

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Tom Paper has seen a strong scrap metal market react positively to an early spring.

The Wadena Hide & Fur owner has seen his scrap metal business go from good to hectic in recent days. Some types of high grade scrap metal have been selling for $180 a ton.


The scrap metal business saw $300 a ton prices in 2008 before the recession turned 2009 into a poor year for selling scrap.

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