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CROW WING COUNTY BOARD: Reduction of STS crew causes angst


Reducing the Sentencing to Service from two work crews to one is causing no small amount of angst. 

Those were the words of Crow Wing County Commissioner Rachel Reabe Nystrom Tuesday.  Nystrom said it was important to include the why in the record.

“They cannot understand why,” Nystrom said of some people’s reaction to cutting one STS crew. 

“It’s been a frustrating time for us,” said Sheriff Todd Dahl. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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