Hancock, Winnebago Counties look at consolidation of E911 services

A possible consolidation of communication and emergency 911 system services may be in sight for Hancock and Winnebago counties.  Monday the Hancock County Board of Supervisors discussed the possibility with Andy Buffington, the Communication/Emergency Services Director for both counties.  Hancock County Supervisor Jerry Tlach tells about that discussion. According to Tlach, if both counties opted […]

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Hancock County Will Continue to Share Engineer

Hancock County will continue to share its engineer Adam Clemons with Wright County, at least for another year.  The Hancock County Board of Supervisors Monday during adjourned session approved the 28E shared employment agreement with Wright County.  Hancock County Supervisor Jerry Tlach explains. In other business: the Hancock County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing […]

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Hancock County Discovers Discrepancy in New Health Insurance Deductions

A few weeks ago, the Hancock County Board of Supervisors approved the new Wellmark health insurance rates, along with the summary of benefits and coverage. Last week, the Hancock County payroll clerk discovered a slight discrepancy on how much to deduct out of each employee’s check for health insurance. Supervisor Jerry Tlach says the difference […]