FROM THE FILES
Last updated 8/16/2022 at 7:33am
100 years ago
Aug. 17, 1922
Cut county budget nearly 50 per cent
A straight-across slash of over 45 per cent is made in the budget for Adams County for the ensuing year, according to the estimate which is now in the hands of the county auditor.
Nearly every county office is asking for less money than the last year. But the big cut comes in the amount of money levied for roads. No levy at all is to be made for the Road and BRidge Fund.
75 years ago
Aug. 14, 1947
Two sentenced to fifteen years for car thefts
Robert Newton of Seattle a...