The Governor took to twitter to update the progress on the search for a the next Marathon County Sheriff.
Yesterday, Governor Scott Walker posted to his official twitter account @GovWalker: “Did interviews for Marathon County Sheriff today. Good group of final candidates.”
Two weeks ago Walker announced that 23 applicants posted for the position. That includes 6 current members of the Sheriff’s office and several police officers from the area.
Whomever Walker appoints will serve through January of 2015, when the residents will once again elect their sheriff. The opening was created when previous Sheriff Randy Hoenisch retired last month.