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Company managing Bemidji's event center agrees to cover salary for interim director


BEMIDJI – VenuWorks, the company hired to manage the Sanford Center for the city of Bemidji, said this morning it would pay the salary for its interim director at the facility.

Steven Peters, president and owner of VenuWorks, said in an emergency special meeting that his company would cover the cost of David Ross, who the company brought in to oversee the facility while the search for a permanent executive director continues.

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Steve Wagner
Grand Forks Herald Editor Steve Wagner can be reached at 701.780.1104 and Prior to joining the Herald, Wagner worked at the Bemidji (Minn.) Pioneer and The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. He also previously worked at newspapers in the Twin Cities and Iowa.
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