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April 17, 2009
Tony Randall, land surveyor, ran for police chief - and won - to prove a point

By RAY DUCKLER
Monitor staff
Concord Monitor

Concord Monitor- Ashland police Chief Tony Randall sees it as a beauty pageant, a popularity contest, a hiring process that does little to benefit his town.

And he doesn't like it.

As a kid, he remembers the revolving door of chiefs in Ashland, the anonymity of it all, the lack of continuity and rhythm that small towns cherish.

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