West Stearns County Council Commander
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Commander Nathan Smith called the November 17, 2022 organizational meeting of the County
Council to order at 7:00; at the Sauk Centre Post.
Roll call of Post: Sauk Centre-1, Melrose-4, Paynesville-1, Brooten-1, Albany-0, Lake Henry-0
(Excused due to Post meeting night).
Guest: Karen O’Bar, District Commander, Jeff Thompson, South Sub Vice Commander, Mike
Van Heel, West Sub Vice Commander, Carl R. Moon, District Membership Director, and Lloyd
Ricker, District Judge Advocate.
County Council History: Last meeting was held about 6 years ago. The Council
previously met quarterly. The Council has about $235.00 remaining in a savings
account. Previous dues, per Posts, were $20.00 annually.
Approved Recommendations: The Council will meet on the 3rd Wednesday 4
times a year. For the 2022-2023 year, the following Posts have agreed to host the
Council meeting; November 2022: Sauk Centre; March 2023: Melrose; June 2023:
Summer Social gathering; September 2023: Brooten.
Annual Post dues will remain at $20.00.
Agenda and Topics for Next Meeting: Election of Officers. Adjutant, Chaplain,
and Sgt. At Arms. Speakers and presentations for future meetings. To have or not
have a lite meal provided by the hosting Post
Commander Smith expressed how grateful he was for everyone’s attendance and participation in getting the County Council active again.
Meeting was adjourned at 8:00
Carl R. Moon,