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Former Ellsworth police chief passes away

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Former Ellsworth Police Chief Ron Miller passed away in the early morning hours Tuesday at Pepin Manor. He was 77.  

Miller put in over 40 years in law enforcement in Pierce County, as he was police chief in Spring Valley, chief deputy for the Pierce County Sheriff's Department and ended his career as police chief in Ellsworth in 1999. Miller's successor, Greg Place, retired earlier this month.  


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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