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21. 06. 16

DISPATCHER/CORRECTIONAL OFFICER

$20.91 - $25.55

The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for motivated individuals with excellent communication skills. The primary role of this position is to take calls for service and dispatch Law Enforcement, Fire, and EMS. This position is based on 12-hour rotational shifts that includes a $1.00/hour night differential pay. Applicants must have good communications skills, be able to multi-task, and prioritize workload. Basic computer skills working with Microsoft applications are required. Pennington County offers excellent health and life insurance benefits, paid vacation and sick leave, and a retirement pension.

Applications and a complete job description are available at the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, 102 1st St W, Thief River Falls, MN or on our website at http://co.pennington.mn.us.

Application deadline: June 28th, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

Pennington County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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21. 04. 13

Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 12-16, 2021

Are you ready for severe weather? Each year, HSEM in collaboration with the National Weather Service sponsors Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota. The week is designed to refresh, remind and educate everyone about the seasonal threats from severe weather and how to avoid them. It's also a great time to make and practice your emergency plan and build or refresh your emergency preparedness kit.
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20. 11. 04

In accordance with Minnesota State Statues 244.052 and 244.253D, the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office is releasing information on Thomas Lee Daniels, a level 3 registrant subject to public notification. Mr. Daniels is residing in the vicinity of 2nd Street West and Minnesota Avenue,

Saint Hilaire, MN 56754

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20. 09. 25
State, local health officials offering free COVID-19 testing in Thief River Falls on September 29 – October 1st
Testing is free and open to all, with or without symptoms
 
 
The Minnesota Department of Health is partnering with local public health officials to offer free COVID-19 testing on Tuesday, September 29th, Wednesday, September 30th and Thursday, October 1st.
 
Testing is free and available to anyone who wants to be tested. The testing site will be set up in Huck Olson Memorial Civic Center.
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20. 09. 14

Pennington County to begin assessments

The Pennington County Assessor’s Office will begin its 2021 payable 2022 assessment.

Minnesota Statute 273.08 requires that all properties must be viewed by a licensed assessor every five years at a maximum. Assessors may also visit properties in search of new construction, to see if any buildings were removed, or if other changes to buildings have been made.

Read More: Pennington County to Begin Assessments

New Direct Phone Numbers

The New Corrections (Jail) Phone Number is 218-416-7097. Please call this number for any inmate related questions. Inmate voice mail line is 218-416-1120.

Jail Administrator / Dave Casanova -  218-416-7095 * Jail Programmer / Travis Black - 218-416-7082