Commissioner Proceedings

MONDAY, JULY 31, 2017 10:00am CONVENE PRESENT: Steve Baldwin, Chairman, Deb Ranum, Roy Rost, Members; Peggy Paylor, Recording Clerk FALLON COUNTY COURTHOUSE 10:00am Dan Brosz, Brosz Engineering; Jason Rittal, County…

Q:  It has been nearly a year since the Fallon County Economic Development Advisor position has been created and filled. How much did this position cost the County in the…

Q: How contaminated was the soil that was hauled from Farmers Union to the landfill under the cleanup plan? Answered to Farmers Union from Jim Rolle at WCEC A: “All…

Q: Is smoking outdoors a violation of the Fallon County burn ban? A: Stage one fire restrictions state smoking is banned, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed…

Files of the Times

10 YEARS AGO   Friday, August 10, 2007 — The Baker Beautification Committee’s “Paint The Town” campaign kicked off Aug. 2 when volunteers met to spruce up the downtown. The…

Blood Drive

The United Blood Drive was held Wed. July 19, with 34 units of blood given. This time donor’s names from all the regions will be put in a drawing for…

Law Enforcement

Baker Police Department •July 24, 2017 – July 30, 2017 – 27 Calls for service: 7  agency assists; 2 reports of theft; 2 vehicle unlocks; 4 animal complaints; 2 parking…

MONDAY, JULY 24, 2017 8:30am CONVENE PRESENT: Steve Baldwin, Chairman, Deb Ranum, Member; Peggy Paylor, Recording Clerk ABSENT: Roy Rost, Member FALLON COUNTY COURTHOUSE PUBLIC COMMENT – AGENDA ITEMS No…

Lost in the Lake

“I lost my wedding ring in 1991 while riding in Rory Ketterling’s boat,” said Barb Ketterling. “I was dangling my hand over the side, feeling the waves and it slipped…

FILES OF THE TIMES

10 YEARS AGO   Friday, August 3, 2007 — Harvesting of winter wheat is underway in Fallon County. The price of wheat is over $5 a bushel and is running…

Q:   Is the old city dumpsite presently being used as a junk vehicle yard?? Answered by Fallon County Sanitarian/Junk Vehicle Program Director Rich Menger A: “I started the junk…