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Bemidji Fire Department: Chief search down to four

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Four men will be interviewed next week as the city of Bemidji seeks its new fire chief.

The new chief will replace current Fire Chief Dick Sathers, who is retiring Dec. 31 after 37 years with the department. He will remain a paid on-call firefighter.


Twenty-eight people submitted applications for the position earlier this fall, according to City Manager John Chattin.

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