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Fears increase that more costs will be passed down to counties


WILLMAR -- The fall of several large financial institutions and the fear that federal budget problems will trickle down to Minnesota counties has the Kandiyohi County Commissioners saying enough is enough.

Counties are "sick and tired" of the state "spending money out of our checkbook," said Chairman Richard Larson.

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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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