Service program is win-win for county
Kandiyohi County is having good success with a community service program for adult and juvenile criminal offenders.
During 2007, the Kandiyohi County community service program completed more than 81,000 hours of work -- the adult offenders completing 75,525 hours of work and the juvenile offenders program completing 5,881 hours of work.
The community service workers provide the county the equivalent of $488,436 in labor. This is a significant savings to the county's budget.
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