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County moves 'Toward Zero Deaths'--but with questions

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The Lake County Board of Commissioners had many questions for county public health supervisor Michelle Backes-Fogelberg last week. The county received a grant from the state to participate in the 2013 Toward Zero Death initiative, a program to reduce driving deaths in the county. Backes-Fogelberg came to the board meeting last Thursday to answer questions about how the $19,000 grant would be spent.


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LaReesa Sandretsky
LaReesa Sandretsky is a Two Harbors High School graduate and Duluth native that began working at the News-Chronicle in 2012 as a reporter. She took over as editor in 2014. She covers County Board, including the Lake County broadband project.
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