Miller won't return to civil service commission


Bob Miller, longtime member of the Brainerd Police and Fire Civil Service Commission, has decided 33 years on that panel is long enough. The retired Brainerd teacher will serve out his term but will not seek reappointment to the board that administers tests to full-time firefighters and police.

“I just figure it’s time to let somebody else do it for awhile,” the 91-year-old said of his decision.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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