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Consolidation triggers Sheriff’s pay increase

Consolidation triggers Sheriff’s pay increase

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The Board of Supervisors has approved a salary increase for county Sheriff Mike Downey to compensate for extra work he has taken on as coroner/public administrator. In approving the salary hike, supervisors have acknowledged that consolidation of the Sheriff’s and Coroner’s offices may not save money but is

Supervisors on pay raise: No thanks

Given the opportunity last week to jump their annual pay by two percent, county supervisors chose not to. The Board of Supervisors considered an ordinance that sets wages, benefits and other compensations for its members at its May 21 meeting. In addition to striking a section that would have raised the annual supervisor salary amount