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Willmar Mayor Frank Yanish comments Monday during a meeting of the Willmar City Council. Yanish’s appointment of former State Sen. Joe Gimse to the Municipal Utilities Commission was approved Monday by the City Council. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Yanish rejects Baker for MUC spot, Council confirms Gimse appointment


WILLMAR — Reminders of city charter changes intended to keep experienced members serving on commissions and boards and praise from council members and the mayor for leading the Municipal Utilities through difficult managerial times last year weren’t enough to reappoint utilities commission member Dave Baker to a third consecutive three-year term.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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