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Nelson expected to step down as NY Mills police chief

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Louis Hoglund

Perham Enterprise-Bulletin

The five-year experiment in sharing a police chief between Perham and New York Mills will likely end with the new year.


A joint powers committee decided in October to recommend the two-city pact be dissolved. Police Chief Brian Nelson is interested in retaining the position as Perham Police Chief, which means New York Mills will be appointing a new chief, assigned entirely to the city.

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