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Kelly Shannon was appointed Becker County sheriff by the county board on Tuesday. He will fill out the remainder of Tim Gordon's term.

Shannon will be sheriff for 2 years

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Chief Deputy Kelly Shannon has been appointed to fill out the unexpired term of Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon.

The Becker County Board made the unanimous appointment on Tuesday.


Shannon has 29 years of law enforcement experience, with nearly 10 years at Becker County.

Prior to joining the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Shannon served as the Frazee police chief.

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