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Published October 13, 2010, 06:14 PM

GF County Commissioner Responds To Campaign Ad

No wrong doing. That's what a Grand Forks County commissioner says in response to a political ad accusing a sheriff candidate of questionable practices.

By: David Schwab, WDAZ

Grand Forks County Sheriff Candidate Mike Flannery took out a full page ad questioning his opponent Bob Rost. In one complaint Flannery said Rost should not be taking overtime when he works as security in a sheriff's uniform at the River Cities Speed Way. Another was complaint included Rost acting as a cross walk guard at a local school while on the clock. Commissioner Malm says the county knew of and approved both activities.