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Corrections officer also a cartoonist

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STOCKHOLM - Joe Engesser considers himself a lucky man.

Since 1992, he has been a corrections officer for the Dakota County Sheriff's Department in Hastings, Minn.


"I'm grateful I have a good paying job," he said. "Not every cartoonist has that."

That's right, when he's not working 12-hour shifts for Dakota County or spending time with family, one will likely find Engesser at his work room in his rural Stockholm home, drawing cartoons.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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