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Decision delayed on appointing or electing county officers


WILLMAR -- A decision on whether two county officials should be appointed by the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners, or continue to be elected by the public, has been delayed until Feb. 17.

Commissioners are hoping to get public input by then to help them decide what action to take.

The commissioners are considering whether the auditor/treasurer and recorder posts should be appointed.

Currently county voters elect people to those jobs.

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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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