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By Noel Shelton

Wrong guys on the street

Letter from the community


To the Editor:

As I understand the problem, the current Klickitat County Sheriff was elected years ago and inherited a contract for specific services from his predecessor. This contract was not consistent with the laws and rules that control the operations of the Sheriff’s Office. This contract also had a scope of work that was greater than the compensation paid under the contract to the Sheriff’s Office. For several years, the sheriff allowed two deputies to work many additional hours without compensation to get the contracted work done.

Possible solutions for the problem contract:

• Renegotiate the contract so it complies with the current laws and work rules controlling the operat...

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