"Bonnie Norlander of Virginia, Minnesota, has been appointed to be the Range criminal Division Head in the St. Louis County Attorney's Office overseeing the work of the prosecutors in both the Virginia and Hibbing offices," said Mark Rubin, St. Louis County Attorney. "Bonnie brings 10 years of legal experience including not only her recent five years as a proven felony prosecutor for St. Louis County, but experience going back to private practice with the Colosimo Law Firm, a judicial clerkship under Judge James Florey, an internship with the U.S. Attorney's Office, and a stint as a law clerk with the Ramsey County Public Defenders' Office," added Rubin. ln her first public statement in her new role, Bonnie emphasizes, "l'm grateful for the opportunity to work with both our Virginia and Hibbing Offices. I this new role, l'm looking fonrvard to collaborating with our justice partners to serve the lron Range communities." Bonnie's appointment is effective today, July 12,2021.