Lakes area residents among governor’s appointments

Merrifield and Cass Lake residents were among the appointments.

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Two lakes area residents were appointed to the Board of Perpich Center for Arts Education and the Governor’s Workforce Development Board, Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced Friday, May 14.

Steven Anderson of Merrifield will serve as a member of the Board of the Perpich Center for Arts Education, with a term of May 19, 2021-Jan. 2, 2023. He will replace Janeen Carey.

Tuleah Palmer of Cass Lake was reappointed to the Governor’s Workforce Development Board as a community-based organization representative and will serve May 19, 2021-July 1, 2024.

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