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Blackduck Police Officer John Wilkinson was named the new police chief during the Feb. 6 city council meeting. Wilkinson, who has been an officer with the Blackduck Police Dept. since 2008, is shown with Blackduck Mayor Jason Riggs, left and councilmember Corey Veazey.

Wilkinson named new Blackduck police chief

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The Blackduck City Council took the recommendation of the personnel committee during the Feb. 6 regular meeting and named police officer John Wilkinson as the new chief.


Wilkinson, who has been with the police department in Blackduck for the past four years and four months, began his law enforcement as the School Resource Officer in 2007.

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