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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

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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 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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