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Wadena County Commissioner Bill Stearns brought up a subject he said "rankles" him while he had the attention of the sheriff and jail administrator, who were both at the Nov. 3 county board meeting.


Todd and Wadena counties give inmates one hour off their sentence for each hour they do Sentence to Serve work.

Stearns said state guidelines allow for inmates to get one 24-hour day off their sentence for each 8-hour day they work.

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