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On Tuesday, Dec. 16, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners approved hiring Matt Flogstad, currently the police chief in Hancock, as a deputy in the Stevens County Sheriff’s Office.


Sheriff Jason Dingman said there were 24 applicants for the position. Five applicants were interviewed in early December.

In addition to his position in Hancock, Flogstad also works as a part time deputy with Stevens County. Flogstad’s first day as a full time deputy will be Jan. 2, 2014.

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