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County rejects low bidder on road project

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

The Stevens County Board of Commissioners tried hard to give a local contractor a shot at a challenging road project but in the end opted for a more experienced company.


On Tuesday, the board voted 3-1 with one abstention to award a road reconstruction project on County State Aid Highway 13 to Minnerath Construction of Cold Spring, which was the second lowest bidder on the project.

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