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Former Weston administrator Guild selected as new Rhinelander administratorSubmitted: 09/10/2018
Former Weston administrator Guild selected as new Rhinelander administrator
Story By Ben Meyer

RHINELANDER - Rhinelander made Daniel Guild its newest city administrator Monday night.

After a search spanning several months, the city council voted in favor of Guild. Six council members supported him, two abstained, and Mayor Chris Frederickson voted against Guild.

Guild was last the administrator in Weston. He resigned this year after being put on a 30-day unpaid suspension for violating the terms of his employment.

Rhinelander has shuffled through four part- or full-time administrators in the last three years. Its last full-time hire, Kristina Aschenbrenner, was fired after one year.


Guild beat out East Peoria, Ill., City Administrator Jeff Eder and St. John, Ind., Town Manager Steve Kil.

If Guild signs the $95,000 contract, he will start next Monday.

-WXPR assisted with some of the information for this story.

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