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On March 18, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office in Fargo, N.D., awarded Sergeant Gail Wischmann, daughter of Kenneth Wischmann, Deerwood, Minn., the sheriff’s medal. Wischmann grew up in Silver Bay and graduated from William Kelley High School in Silver Bay.


The Cass County Sheriff presented the medal to Wischmann, who is the department’s internal affairs investigator, for distinguishing herself by demonstrating leadership, professionalism, and community service.

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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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