WILLMAR — Sarah Swedburg has been hired as business development manager by the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission, according to a news release from the organization.

According to the news release, Swedburg begins her position May 6. She has experience working with local businesses as the Willmar Main Street Coordinator and as a planner for the city of Willmar.

Swedburg is replacing outgoing manager Connie Schmoll.

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