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April 13, 2013
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Senior Nevada trooper is a Carson native

Lori McGrath knew she wanted to be an officer when she was 7. She fulfilled her dream shortly after she turned 21. That was 29 years ago. On Friday afternoon, her daughter pinned her with a badge signifying that she’s the state’s most senior trooper. McGrath earned the badge after the former most-senior trooper, Ron Larson, retired Thursday. McGrath, born and raised in Carson City, started at the dispatch center in 1984. After her academy training finished, she moved from the female-dominated dispatch role to the male-dominated commercial enforcement field, becoming the first female commercial trooper, according to Trooper Barb …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 13, 2013 03:02AM Published Apr 13, 2013 03:02AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.