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Fire chief's paid on-call status removed


Brainerd City Council members faced a difficult decision Monday night in regard to Brainerd Fire Chief Kevin Stunek and his pay as a full-time department head and as a member of the fire department’s paid on-call staff.

Stunek has served 38 years as a paid on-call firefighter and been paid for the part-time duty. However, his position as fire chief is a salaried position.

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Jessi Pierce
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