Jim Mulder, former Executive Director of the Association of Minnesota Counties, met with the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners at their meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Jim Mulder, former Executive Director of the Association of Minnesota Counties, met with the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners at their meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Mulder discussed the upcoming special election to decide whether the positions of County Auditor/Treasurer and County Recorder should become appointed positions rather than elected.

He spoke at length about the process of setting up a special election as well as the importance of finding highly qualified candidates for the positions.

In other business, County Attorney David Gilbertson provided a report of the activities of his office and also updated them on court trials and investigations conducted during November, 2017.

Each commissioner gave a report on the various committee meetings that each attended during the month of November.

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