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Police chief Eric Werner takes job in Maple Grove


Rosemount Police Chief Eric Werner accepted a new position this week as the police chief in Maple Grove. The Maple Grove City Council approved the hire at its May 5 meeting.

According to the Maple Grove staff memo, Werner will start his duties as chief of the department June 9. Werner replaces Dave Jess, whose retirement will go into effect May 30. He will receive a starting salary of $115,945.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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