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Some argue certain positions have become too technically demanding to put to vote


WILLMAR -- Appointing, rather than electing the county surveyor, recorder and auditor/treasurer will be discussed Tuesday when the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners meets.

The current system of electing those three officials is working fine and the county has "great people" in the positions, said County Administrator Larry Kleindl.

But he's proposing that the commissioners consider the pros and cons of appointing those individuals instead.

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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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