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Stark County looking for Snitchler replacement
At least 3 people in the running for position
Story by PHIL TORRES


 
In The Region:

Stark County is looking for a new state representative to replace Todd Snitchler. He’s leaving early in his second term as the 50th House District representative to take over as the chairman of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

The House Republican caucus will be picking his successor, and applicantions are due tomorrow (Friday.)

Mike Dittoe of the House Republican Organizing Committee says at least three people have put in for the job and they’ll be interviewed by committees of both Stark County Republicans and the House caucus.

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Stark County Republicans will be interviewing the candidates Saturday, and the House sessions are planned for Monday. Dittoe says Republicans plan to swear in the new member on Wednesday.

The 50th District wraps in an odd-shaped “U” around Canton.

 

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