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Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable pinned a medal on sheriff deputy Sam Olson's uniform during a ceremony on Tuesday.

Renville County recognizes Deputy Sam Olson as first recipient of Chris Domeier Community Oriented Policing Award


OLIVIA -- Sheriff's Deputy Sam Olson has no hesitation when he's asked what he likes most about his job.

"Putting on the uniform,'' said Olson.

"I don't like my job, I love my job,'' he said.

Olson's enthusiasm for his role as a Renville County sheriff's deputy was recognized on Tuesday, when Sheriff Scott Hable presented him with the first Chris Domeier Community Oriented Policing Award.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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