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SCOTT ERICKSON, left, takes the oath to be supervisor of the towns of Oma and Carey from county clerk Mike Saari during a special Iron County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday.
HURLEY — During a special Iron County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday, the board appointed a new member.
Scott Erickson is the new supervisor from the towns of Oma and Carey
Erickson replaces Dennis DeRosso, of Oma, who died on April 1.
The board held a moment of silence in DeRosso’s memory before the meeting.
DeRosso was also board chairman and county administrator, but the board took no action to name a new chairman or fill the post of county administrator.
The board meets again Tuesday, April 30.