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County cries foul over 4-H hiring process

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Action by officials with the University of Minnesota Extension Service has made Becker County commissioners so angry that they are withholding payment for the newly hired 4-H coordinator position.


But state 4-H director says the university did nothing wrong, followed the proper procedures and hired the same way it always hires Extension employees.

The country pays for the 4-H position, but the coordinator is a state employee and is paid by the state.

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