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The Stevens County Board of Commissioners met for the first time in 2011 on Tuesday in the County Courthouse. From left, County Engineer and Coordinator Brian Giese and commissioners Larry Sayre, Jeanne Ennen, Phil Gausman, Paul Watzke and Ron Staples listen to a report from county Auditor/Treasurer Neil Wiese.

Staples elected Stevens County Board chair

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Ron Staples was elected chair of the Stevens County Board of Commissioners and two new members were seated for their first meeting on Tuesday.


The board met for the first time in 2011 to reorganize, finalize committee assignments and take care of other routine business.

Newly elected board members Jeanne Ennen and Phil Gausman were seated after taking their oath of office on Monday.

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