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Man gets year in jail for endangering safety

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A Hager City man was sentenced to one year jail Wednesday in Pierce County Circuit Court for recklessly endangering safety.

Howard R. Hanson, 36, was also placed on four years probation by Judge Robert Wing. Wing also granted work release privileges, along with maintaining absolute sobriety and a psychological evaluation.


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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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