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Saxhaug named to heritage council

BEMIDJI – State Senator Tom Saxhaug, DFL – Grand Rapids, has been named the majority member on the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council (LSOHC). 

This marks Saxhaug’s second time being appointed to the council. The LSOHC consists of eight public members and four legislative members.

The LSOHC was established by the legislature with the responsibility of providing annual funding recommendations to the Legislature for the Outdoor Heritage Fund, one of four funds created by the Clean Water, Land, and Legacy Amendment.