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STATE CRIME AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Outagamie authorities violated policies by not sounding warning sirens

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An internal sheriff’s department memo said authorities violated Outagamie County policies, by not sounding warning sirens as tornadoes hit early on August seventh. Appleton Post-Crescent Media reported during the weekend about problems with the county’s response to five tornadoes. The storms caused 31-million-dollars in damage in Outagamie County. Public Safety Committee chairman James Duncan released a memo from sheriff’s captain Mike Jobe.


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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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