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Sheriff's department budget a lot clearer

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During last week's Pierce County Board meeting, Finance Director Julie Brickner alerted supervisors one of the potential shortfalls for the 2011 proposed budget was the sheriff's department still needed to cut almost $70,000.


The shortfall got a lot clearer Monday at a finance and personnel committee meeting.

Sheriff Nancy Hove and Chief Deputy Neil Gulbranson informed the committee, due to more cuts and employees switching health insurance, the figure was down to $41,000.

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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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