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The Advocate: Voters elect Carl Dunn as Baker’s new police chief; Dawn Collins elected to East Baton Rouge School Board

Voters elected Carl Dunn as the new police chief in the city of Baker on Saturday, while also picking Dawn Collins as the next East Baton Rouge Parish School Board member representing District 4. The north Baton Rouge-based School Board seat was left vacant by board veteran Tarvald Smith’s election last fall as a City Court judge. Collins and Robert Maxie, both Democrats who have had children in the public school system, sought the seat. Collins, who has been active in the school system for years, had the support of traditional public......

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