Township elections cancelled due to weather
WILLMAR -- Many area townships cancelled annual meetings and election of supervisors and officers Tuesday because of inclement weather.
Irving Township, in northern Kandiyohi County, conducted its meeting, with 25 voters in attendance. According to information provided by the township, Russell Schmidt was re-elected supervisor and Howard Powers was re-elected treasurer. Both received 24 votes.
The township levy was set at $240,000 with $10,000 allocated for the general fund, $200,000 for the road and bridge fund and $30,000 for the fire fund.
The annual Kandiyohi County township and week meeting will be held at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Health and Human Services building. State auditor Rebecca Otto is scheduled to attend.