The fix was in, again
July 18, 2021
Mary Hamilton resigned from the Alva City Council, prompting the need for a replacement. I was sad to see her go, but she needs to do what's best for her and her family.
The obvious choice was the runner-up in the earlier race, Dalton Beeler. He wanted to serve enough to run for the office and garnered lots of votes and support in his bid. Instead, the mayor chose to thumb his nose at the people he represents and choose his own replacement.
I don't know Sadie Bier from Adam's off-ox. She may be a good council person, and I wish her luck and wisdom, but the reason she is there is lame. If...