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Giuliani Stephens sworn in

Woodbury Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens takes her oath of office Wednesday at City Hall. Woodbury Bulletin photo by Mike Longaecker

The city of Woodbury on Wednesday witnessed the inauguration of its fifth mayor.

Mary Giuliani Stephens was sworn into office at Wednesday's Woodbury City Council meeting.

"We have different talents and gifts that, combined, make us a strong team," she told the council after taking the city's gavel.

Also sworn in was new City Council member Christopher Burns.

See the Jan. 19 Woodbury Bulletin for more on Giuliani Stephens.

Mike Longaecker

Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker

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