Five candidates file for District 1 Commissioner's seat
June 18, 2022
by Jeff Olsen
The unexpected death of Roseau County Commissioner John Horner on June 4 has attracted five candidates, who had until last Friday, June 10, to file for the position.
The five include Dean Byfuglien; Glenda Phillipe, a former Roseau County Commissioner; Alan Johnston; Kevin Bruce; and Shane Horner, the son of the late commissioner.
On Monday morning, Commissioner Jack Swanson explained that the County Board has had to move swiftly.
"We will most likely appoint somebody for the last six months of this calendar year."
He explained that the Roseau County Board has set a pu...