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By Andrew Christiansen

Saddle up and ride with the Sheriff's posse


There probably is no better place for a posse than Klickitat County. Whereas most of the west is motorized and people are more likely to round up cattle with a four-wheeler, the horse is still king in Klickitat County. So it is no surprise that new County Sheriff Bob Songer has put out the call for the formation of a Klickitat County Mounted Sheriff’s Posse.

Sheriff Songer had prior experience with a posse during his days with the Clark County Sheriff’s Department and wants to see the same type of thing in Klickitat County, with the added feature of serving as a kind of rural neighborhood watch. Songer is thinking of ranchers and farmers who are out in the field who can lend added eye...

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