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Sheriff's K-9 department commissions 'Packer's Playground'

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HAGER CITY -- When Herman Kreig became the Pierce County Sheriff's Department K-9 Officer in 2004, he had a list of things he wanted done to enhance the department.


Near the top of the list was a training facility for "Packer," the department's K-9, in Pierce County because, in the past, K-9 officers would have to leave the county to train.

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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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