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Former teacher sentenced to nine months jail for sexual assault

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The former Prescott teacher accused of sexual assault learned her fate Wednesday.

Anne Knopf, 39, pled guilty in Pierce County Circuit Court to one count of second degree sexual assault of a child. As a result, she was sentenced to nine months jail and five years probation.


Additional terms include no contact with the victim or any male under the age of 18. Knopf also must undergo sex offender assessment and register as a sexual offender for the rest of her life.

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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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