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County prepares to hire Thoreen's successor

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Stevens County Coordinator Jim Thoreen announced unofficially that he would be retiring early this summer. Two weeks ago, he made it official in a letter to the board that they grudgingly accepted. The commissioners thanked him for his service and piled an ample supply of good-natured jokes on the amiable Thoreen that seemed to make what has to be a difficult decision for both less onerous.


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