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Joe Kerlin will leave his post with the City of New Richmond on July 19. He has accepted the parks and forestry superintendent for Sheboygan, Wis.

Kerlin decides to head east

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After more than 17 years in New Richmond as the director of parks and recreation, Joe Kerlin is ready to see if the park grass is greener in a different city.


Kerlin has been hired as the superintendent of parks and forestry for the City of Sheboygan, a Wisconsin city of 50,000 people along the shores of Lake Michigan.

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Jeff Holmquist
Jeff Holmquist has been managing editor of the New Richmond News since 2004. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He has previously worked as editor in Wadena, Minn.; Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Hutchinson, Minn.; and Bloomington, Minn. He also was previously owner of the Osceola Sun, Stillwater Courier and Scandia Messenger along with his wife. Together they previously founded and published The Old Times newspaper for antiques and collectibles collectors; and Up!, a Christian magazine of hope and encouragement.
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