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Kreig found his calling as county's K-9 officer

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There are some people out there, who when they start their work day only want to think about one thing: going home for the day.

Herman Kreig isn't one of those people. For the last 10 years, the Ellsworth native has worked full-time as a deputy for the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.


And specifically since 2004, he and 'Packer', a Belgian Malinois, represent the county's K-9 Department.

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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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