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Samuel Petrasko was hired last month as the new Police Chief for the Village of Elmwood. He replaces Matt Broehm (Herald photo by Jason Schulte).

Petrasko named new Elmwood Police Chief


ELMWOOD -- Samuel Petrasko was seeking something different after spending a year as a deputy for the Menominee County Sheriff's Department.

Thanks to an internet search, he found what he was looking for, as the Village of Elmwood was looking for a police chief.

Petrasko, who never heard of Elmwood before he applied, was hired and started late last month.

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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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