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Pierce County: Report aims for more efficient county

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Supervisor Rod Rommel might have said it best when describing county funding in today's economic climate.

"Gentlemen," Rommel said when addressing his fellow Pierce County Supervisors during Tuesday's meeting, "the county spends about $9 million for public health and human services, $6 million equally for law enforcement and highway, yet we only spend $39,000 on jobs?"


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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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