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County GOP makes leadership changes

Ty Stutzman was elected the new chairman of the Crook County Republican Party at a meeting of the Central Committee last week, winning the vote against incumbent Jeff Burian.

“I was elected by the people who were sitting in front of me, the central committee. They are my boss and I believe that, as chairman, you need to listen to everybody and be open to everything,” Stutzman says of his goals in this new position.

“I would like to see the Republican Party grow and get younger people involved, but the biggest thing is that I believe, as chairman, I work for all Republicans in Crook County. Tha...