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Swift County voters approve measures to appoint auditor and recorder; similar measure fails in neighboring Pope County


BENSON - Swift County voters approved two measures Tuesday that will allow the County Commissioners to appoint an auditor and recorder.

In the past voters elected people to those positions.

The vote on measure one to appoint an auditor was approved on a vote of 2,732 to 2,215.

The results were slightly different for the second question on appointing the recorder. That was approved on a vote of 2,764 to 2,160.

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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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