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Paul Mayer and wife Vicki pose after Paul received the "Citizen of the Year" award from the New Richmond Chamber of Commerce Wednesday evening.

Paul Mayer named Chamber's 'Citizen of the Year'; businesses honored

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New Richmond's business people and supporters gathered over steak, chicken and pasta Wednesday to reflect on achievements, honor some stand-out volunteers and surprise economic development champion Paul Mayer by naming him the community's "Citizen of the Year".


Mayer, who had planned to attend a business meeting in Iowa Wednesday, said his "sneaky" wife, Vicki, convinced him to stay in town and attend the banquet at R&D Catering instead.

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Steve Dzubay
Steve Dzubay has been publisher at the River Falls Journal and Hudson Star Observer since 1995. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. He previously worked as a reporter-photographer at small daily newspapers in Minnesota and is past editor of the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal.
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