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Department of Minnesota, 6th District

                                                           Nathan Smith

                                  West Stearns County Council Commander

                           (737) 219-9681 / BoilerRoomStuidios@outlook.com

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.

Discussions:

                       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

Respectfully Submitted,

Carl R. Moon,

Acting Adjutant