Otter Tail County Board Honors Former Commissioner
James Allen | Nov 8, 2018 AT 8:59 am
On Monday, hundreds of people gathered at a memorial service for County Commissioner Roger Froemming at the Prairie Event Center in Parkers Prairie. In honor of his service, the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioner’s meeting was moved from Fergus Falls to Parkers Prairie for the November 6th meeting.
Mr. Froemming was nominated for the Association of Minnesota Counties Outstanding Service Award by fellow commissioners. The Outstanding Service Awards are presented to individuals who have exhibited exceptional leadership, innovation and participation in county government and the Association.
The newly elected Commissioner in the District 4 race, was Betty Murphy, who will take office as soon as the votes are certified and will complete Mr. Froemming’s unexpired term and the new term for which the election was held.