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3 vie to run in general election for Kandiyohi County District 5 commissioner seat


Three candidates are running in the primary for the District 5 seat on the Kandiyohi County Board.

Incumbent Harlan Madsen, a dairy and crop farmer from Lake Lillian, will face challengers John Cunningham, a farmer from Atwater, and Ron Sammons, a machine shop foreman from Atwater.

Madsen was first elected to the seat in 1994.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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