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Butterfield elected chairmain of the Kandiyohi County Board


WILLMAR — In an election by his peers, Kandiyohi County Commissioner Jim Butterfield was elected chairman for 2014 during the board’s reorganizational meeting Tuesday.

Butterfield, who is from Willmar and represents District 1, has served on the County Board of Commissioners since 2011.

His term expires at the end of this year.

This is Butterfield’s first time serving as chairman.

Commissioner Dean Shuck, of Sunburg, was selected to serve as the vice chairman.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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