New auditor/treasurer is a familiar face
May 14, 2021
Approving the choice for a new county auditor/treasurer was easy, but what salary to pay brought out some dissension among the Carlton County commissioners.
On May 3, commissioners interviewed finalists for the Carlton County auditor/treasurer and recommended Kevin DeVriendt for the hire. DeVriendt worked for many years as an accountant for Carlton County Health and Human Services before moving into the auditor/treasurer’s office as an accountant the last two years.
At the county board’s regular meeting Tuesday, May 11, chairman Tom Proulx moved to vote on the approval of DeVriendt firs...