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Columbia Co. OWI court grant approved

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PORTAGE (WKOW) -- Officials in Columbia County tell 27 News a state grant to fund a new OWI court has been approved.

The plan has been in the works for months. Columbia County Health and Human Services Director Dawn Woodard says they requested $136,000. They haven't been told yet how much of the grant was approved.

The OWI court will give certain offenders more treatment options instead of jail time.

 

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