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State Auditor Rebecca Otto, left, converses Monday with Kandiyohi County Commissioner Dennis Peterson during a stop in Willmar. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

State auditor offers hints to overcome economic woes

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WILLMAR -- Calling her job the "Rodney Dangerfield of constitutional offices," state Auditor Rebecca Otto said she doesn't "make the rules" but makes sure that the rules are followed when taxpayer money is being spent.


Otto spoke briefly Tuesday in Willmar during a stop at the annual Kandiyohi County Township Association meeting.

Otto said she's been trying to be proactive to help prevent government entities from making errors.

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