Crawford County commissioners on Tuesday passed an updated resolution that continues a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies that produce Oxycontin and other narcotic painkillers.
Crawford County saw a 41 percent jump in general revenue sales tax in October thanks to the increase passed by voters in April.
A joint investigation by the Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group and the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department on November 15 resulted in the seizure of numerous drugs and cash from a Cherryville
Crawford County Sheriff Darin Layman told commissioners Tuesday that he believes the cost of replacing the HVAC system at the jail could be even more expensive than the $208,558 bid.
Crawford County Health Department Director Honor Evans said she is pursuing funding for free Hepatitis C testing kits that can provide results in just 20 minutes.