Registered Sex Offender Moves To New Address In The Township Of Pacific

(Portage) A registered sex offender has moved to a new address near Portage. The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office says Dale Drinkwater has moved to the township of Pacific on August 26. Drinkwater was convicted of possessing child pornography in 2006 and 2016. The 55-year-old was previously released to an address in Portage in 2011 and the community was notified at that time. Per the conditions of his probation, Drinkwater is not allowed in taverns or liquor stores, cannot consume alcohol or have contact with minors.