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City, Municipal Utilities file answer to fired general manager's lawsuit


WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar and Willmar Municipal Utilities deny liability and damages alleged in a lawsuit filed by fired utility general manager Bruce Gomm. The city and utility Friday filed an answer to Gomm's lawsuit in Kandiyohi County District Court.

The commission voted 5-2 Feb. 27 to terminate Gomm, effective this Wednesday, based on policy violations and findings in an investigative report conduct by attorney Dyan Ebert of St. Cloud.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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