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City approves 1 percent bump for part-timers

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The Wadena city council approved a variety of contracts and appointments on the Dec. 14 regular meeting.

Dale Haman was appointed as second assistant fire chief.


The council adopted a 1 percent schedule in most departments for part-time employee wages. The fire department had higher percentage increases. Fire Chief Dean Uselman said it was not exorbitant, the level of responsibility was changing and officers were held to higher standards.

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