Tag: Administrator

Mahnomen City Council Hires New City Administrator

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen City Council has selected their next city Administrator to take over for Kari Kirschbaum, who recently accepted a role with the city of Crookston. The council agreed to hire Taylor Vonderharr, who was an applicant in their last search. Kirshbaum, who took part in her final Mahnomen City Council meeting…
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August 19, 2022 0

Mahnomen City Administrator Resigns

Mahnomen, MN — The City of Mahnomen will soon begin the search once again for a new City Administrator. The Mahnomen City Council held a special meeting on Monday night, July 25th to accept the resignation of Kari Kirschbaum.  Kirschbaum served as the City Administrator for just over a year after taking over for Mitch…
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July 29, 2022 0

Mahnomen City Council Appoints Kari Kirchbaum as New Administrator

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen City Council officially hired their new City Administrator this week, and it’s a familiar face. Currently serving as the Interim City Administrator, the Mahnomen City Council offered the position to Kari Kirschbaum, who accepted the offer. The interim tag will be removed October 1st when her new contract takes over.…
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September 22, 2021 0

CJ Holl Takes Over as New Mahnomen County Administrator

Mahnomen, MN — The new Mahnomen County Administrator took over this week and it may be a familiar face to some in the area. CJ Holl began his new position on Monday. Holl has lived in the Ada and Hawley communities, where he owned Subway restaurants and served on the Hawley City Council. Over the…
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July 28, 2021 0

Mahnomen City Administrator Moves on to New Job at UMC

Mahnomen, MN — Mahnomen City Administrator Mitch Berg had his last day on Wednesday before moving on to his position at the University of Minnesota-Crookston Veden Center for Economic Development. Berg was with the city of Mahnomen for nearly 20 years in two different stints. He says he’s going to miss working with and for…
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July 5, 2021 0

Mahnomen City Council Selects Interim City Administrator

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen City Council has selected Kari Kirshbaum to fill in as Interim City Administrator while they begin the search for a full-time replacement. Kirshbaum, the former Gary Mayor and current Chair of the Norman County EDA, will temporarily take over for the outgoing Administrator Mitch Berg. Berg, who recommended Kirschbaum to…
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May 27, 2021 0

Barnesville Police Chief & City Administrator Resign, Plus More News & Notes from April 12th Council Meeting

Barnesville, MN — The City of Barnesville will be losing some its leadership following a trio of resignations at their most recent city council meeting on Monday night. Those resignations included Police Chief Dean Ernst, Police Officer Ran Beattie, and City Administrator Mike Reitz. The loss of their police chief and another officer comes as…
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April 16, 2021 0