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WILLMAR — Changes in how Minnesota sentences and supervises individuals charged with criminal sexual conduct offenses have meant additional work for county probation officers.


The Internet, which gives sexual predators easy access to a wider “victim pool,” has also been a factor in more crimes and more supervision, said Jay Vagle, a Kandiyohi County probation officer.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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