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Crow Wing Power hosts annual meeting, elects board members

Incumbents gain re-election at Crow Wing Power annual meeting with 124 votes separating the closest race.

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About 100 cooperative members attended Crow Wing Power’s 84th annual business meeting Wednesday, Aug. 4.

Crow Wing Power reported 5,817 ballots were cast in this year’s board of directors election.

  • In District 1A, Robert “Bob” Kangas was reelected with 3,001 votes over Fredrick Hage who tallied 2,773 votes.

  • In District 2 At-Large, incumbent LuAnn Nelson received 2,960 votes and won the election over Giles Radtke’s 2,836 votes.

  • In District 3B, Richard “Ric” Larson ran unopposed and received 5,021 votes.

The 2021 annual business meeting was not accompanied by a member appreciation event as it has in previous years. The goal was to be able to conduct the annual meeting in person. Planning required flexibility due to potential COVID-19 guideline changes, according to Crow Wing Power.
Crow Wing Power thanked members who attended the meeting and those who voted in this year’s elections.

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