Governor Walker Seeks Applicants for Sheriff of Vilas County

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Governor Scott Walker announced today that he is seeking applicants for appointment as sheriff in Vilas County.

The appointment will fill the vacancy created by the death of Sheriff Frank Tomlanovich. The new sheriff will begin serving upon appointment and will complete a term ending January 5, 2015.

Tomlanovich died June 20 following a battle with cancer.

Applicant must reside in Vilas County at the time the appointment becomes effective.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, an application. Applications can be email to: or mailed to:

Office of the Governor
Attention: Eric Esser
Director of Gubernatorial Appointments
115 East, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53702-7863

Application materials must be received no later than noon on Thursday, July 18, 2013.

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