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Sherrill, Pruitt, Hunter Win City Council Seats

Three people with land trust connections won election to city councils on Nov. 5. Amber Sherrill, former executive director and former board member at Five Valleys Land Trust, won a Ward 4 seat in Missoula with 63% of the vote. Ryan Hunter, land protection specialist with Flathead Land Trust, won a Ward 3 city election in Kalispell with 59% of the vote. Robin Pruitt, a former staffer and board member for Bitter Root Land Trust, won a Ward 1 council election in Hamilton with 68% of the vote. Congratulations to all three.