When voters go to the polls Tuesday, April 6, they’ll choose who will lead the Ripon community for the next two years (in alphabetical order): Ald. Deano Pape or Gary Will. Who can more ably lead the community as Ripon, and the nation, try to pull out of the long recession? Read below, and make your decision.

Ald. Deano Pape

Age: 37 Education: Bachelor’s/master’s degrees in speech communication

Family: Wife, Vicki; shares home with Vicki’s retired parents, Tom and Marian

Job: Professor/academic program administrator, Ripon College.

Gary Will

Age: 41 Education: Plymouth High School graduate

Family: Wife Lori, kids Jensen and Alexandria

Job: Manager, Culligan Water Conditioning, Green Lake

Read the full story in the April 1, 2010 edition of the Ripon Commonwealth Press.

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