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Cory Axelson, owner of Hidden Valley Campground, gives testimony Tuesday at a Goodhue County Board meeting. Axelson said he is trying to get the proper permits for the Welch business but has faced multiple setbacks. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)

Campground permit revoked again

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Hidden Valley Campground in Welch has lost its permit to operate in Goodhue County, putting the fate of the 50-year-old business into question.


County Board voted 3-1 Tuesday to revoke the campground’s conditional-use permit. The move came eight weeks after an April 1 decision giving owner Cory Axelson one last chance to make a plan to bring the campground into compliance with county and state regulations.

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Michael Brun
Michael Brun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program. He has worked for the Republican Eagle since March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. 
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