Spouse of Grand Forks School Board member pleads guilty to meth charge


MINOT, N.D. — Last week Roberta Florence Hassett pleaded guilty to a charge of delivery of methamphetamine, a level B felony.

She has been sentenced to six years in the corrections and rehabilitation system. She will serve 18 months before being eligible for parole.

Hassett is the wife of Jackie Hassett, an elected member of the Grand Forks School Board who, during the 2020 cycle, ran for a seat in the North Dakota House of Representatives as a candidate for the Democratic-NPL under her previous name, Jackie Hoffarth.

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