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


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 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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