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Meeker Co., Minn., prepares for turnover in leadership


LITCHFIELD — When the Meeker County Board of Commissioners meets for the first time in January, there will be a whole new set faces in the board room.

All five commissioners were elected in November to their first term on the County Board.

It is an unusual event, said Meeker County Administrator Paul Virnig, who believes Meeker Co-unty is the only county in the state with an entire tu-rnover of commissioners.

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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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