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Patrol officer Aaron White joined the Wadena Police Department in December. Previously, he worked for the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and the Floodwood (Minn.) Police Department.

Wadena chief promotes officer to sergeant

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Last year's retirement of Chief Bruce Uselman combined with Officer Josh Winter taking a job with the Todd County Sheriff's Office prompted a ripple effect for the Wadena Police Department that's extended into 2014.


"It's probably easier if I draw a grid," said Chief Naomi Plautz as she explained the personnel changes.

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