Two new school board members and two reelected members took their oath of office at the Monday, Jan. 11, Brandon-Evansville School Board meeting.

Rachel Wagner and Trent Froemming were welcomed in as the new members as Kent Huisman and Andy Siira were welcomed back.

Wagner and Froemming replaced David Anderson and Tim Lauthen, who did not refile for their positions last November.

As it was the first meeting of the new year, the school board approved several yearly items, including officers, salaries and committee assignments.

The chairperson is Diane Richter, the vice chairperson is Jana Anderson, treasurer is Randy Bettermann and clerk is Rachel Wagner.

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Salaries include mileage for regular and committee meetings and were set at $850 for the chairman, $800 for other officers and $750 for the rest of the board. Per diems for committee meetings are $25, or $50 if the meeting is longer than three hours.

The official newspaper is the West Douglas County Record and the official depositories are Bremer Bank, First Security Bank of Evansville and MN Trust.