Serving the Big Horn Basin for over 100 years

County budgets for fuel, food increase

WORLAND — The valuation for Washakie County increased by nearly $30 million, amounting to an increase in revenue for the 2022-23 budget of $29,600.

Washakie County Clerk Mary Grace Strauch said the valuation increased from $131,341,140 last year to $160,992,671 this year, which equates to the $29,600.

The increase was good news as expenses increased in several areas in the county budget set for ap...