Blaine County Sheriff J. Walt Femling announces resignation

Blaine County


By Rachael Giffoni

The Blaine County Sheriff announced plans Wednesday to resign.

24 year Sheriff J. Walt Femling says he will step down on March 1st of this year.

In a press release, Femling said, “It has been an honor to serve the citizens of Blaine County as their Sheriff for 24 years, an experience that has been so rewarding for both me and my family. I am not leaving for another job, or leaving Blaine County, so I hope to stay engaged in our community into the future.

According to Femling, he is stepping down to concentrate on his health.

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