New hire and retirements
POLSON — James Lapotka has been sworn in as the top prosecutor of Lake County. Former Lake County Attorney Steve Eschenbacher’s last day was June 30. Lapotka was sworn-in as the new Lake County Attorney that afternoon by District Judge Molly Owen.
Also retiring this week was Barbara Marshall. Marshall’s last day was June 29 after serving nearly 41 years as a court reporter for the 20th Judicial District made up of Lake and Sander’s Counties. And longtime detention officer with the Lake County Sheriff’s office, Dane Heckle had his last day of service to the county on July 1st. Congratulations and good luck on your new adventures.