107.1 The Bull linkKFIZ News AM 1450 on Facebook
Listen Live to KFIZ.1 FM
920-921-1071
KFIZ Closings and Cancellations in the Fond du Lac, WI area.  Sponsored by Airtech Heating and Cooling
Wrightway
Thelma
DS Streaming
KFIZ South Valley Weather Updates
KFIZ social network facebook and Twitter feeds

Newsletter Sign-Up






Captcha Image

Wisconsin Farm Report with Pam Jahnke   Wisconsin Eye - Watch Who We Are
Advertise with KFIZ.1 FM
  Jerry Schneider Band Polka Show 9:00 AM - Noon Saturdays on KFIZ

Fink Retires as FDL County Sheriff

07-Jan-2019

Photo: Fond du Lac County Sheriff Mick Fink hugs a deputy during the ramp walk at the Sheriff's Office on Monday afternoon. 


Fond du Lac County Sheriff Mick Fink took the ceremonial Ramp Walk this afternoon as his 38-year career serving the citizens of Fond du Lac County came to an end. Fink retired after twelve years as the County Sheriff, but his time with the Sheriff’s Office also included roles as Chief Deputy, detective, time as a patrol officer and in the jail. Fink walked the ramp, shook hands with colleagues and hugged family members – later fighting back tears while saying “I cant tell you what all you folks mean to me and I really appreciate you all coming.” Fink joked about the road block that was set up on Western Avenue in front of the Sheriff’s Office – which included county snowplows and squad cars. “Ryan, I think you’re going to get a lot of complaints” Fink said to new Sheriff Ryan Waldschmidt as the crowed laughed, “but you guys can deal with that while I’m gone.” Judge Peter Grimm swore in Waldschmidt as Sheriff and Waldschmidt then thanked Fink for his service to the county and re-introduced him to the crowd as “Citizen” Mick Fink.


Listen to Sheriff Fink's final radio call


Listen to Sheriff Fink on KFIZ's "Behind the Badge" with Bob Hoffmaster from Friday 1/4/19


Comments 0

Please remember a few rules before posting comments:

  • If you don't want people to see your email address, simply type in the URL of your favorite website or leave the field empty.
  • Try to be civil to your fellow readers.
  • Stay on topic. We want to hear your opinions and thoughts, but please only comment about the specified topic in article.

Post a Comment
Required *

- +

 *
 *

Captcha Image
KFIZ Phone: 920-921-1071
All content © 2012 Mountain Dog Media, USA
Web Design and Development by Wyld_Desyns LLC - "Take Your Business to the Next Level!