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New Wadena Public Works Director Dan Kovar, former manager of the city's wastewater treatment plant. Kovar, who replaces retiring director Ron Bucholz, had his first day in the new job on Monday.

New public works director takes the reins

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Since Monday, Wadena has had a new person in charge of its streets, sewers and parks: Public Works Director Dan Kovar, who moves up from his former post as manager of the Wadena Wastewater Treatment Plant.


“I really enjoy the well-roundedness of everything,“ said Kovar of his twelve years already spent  with the public works department.  “I really enjoy this work.”

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