ENM chooses new council member

The Elko New Market City Council chose a new member from three applicants for a vacant seat on the council during its Thursday, Jan. 24, meeting.

Brandon Prasnicki was chosen after an interview session with three applicants.  Robert Brooks and Brad Smith were the other applicants.

      If Prasnicki accepts the position he will be sworn into office on Thursday, Feb. 14. He would complete the final two years of the term of Tony Gabriel, who was elected mayor of the southeastern Scott County community in November.