Introducing Clearwater County’s New County Attorney

Introducing Clearwater County’s New County Attorney

January 20, 2021 News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ 0

By: Dawson Peterson (1/20/21)

Clearwater County, MN — Clearwater County has a new County Attorney and her name is Katy Lorsbach. Katy grew up in Duluth and went to school in the Twin Cities. Her and her husband moved back to Bemidji after she graduated law school and clerked for a judge. She also worked for the public defender’s office before accepting the position as Clearwater County’s County Attorney. Katy is aware of some of the top issues in Clearwater County and commends the police officers in the county for their great work.

Lorsbach says that having a good relationship with the police agencies in the area is extremely important in her position. She also has close ties with Beltrami County police agencies as well, as her husband is a sheriff in Beltrami County. She is also taking over in the middle of the covid-19 pandemic, calling the situation that she is inheriting, very unique.

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