Dispatchers Get Raise
Longtime employees in the law enforcement dispatch center will be getting a raise as a reward for their long service, effective Oct. 7. The Valley County commissioners voted Tuesday to pay an extra 25 cents an hour to employees with 10 years’ service and 50 cents after 20 years. Also, those on the 11 to 7 night shift will receive a 25 cents boost.
The raise will apply to part time as well as full time dispatchers. Three people will received the raises, for an annual cost of about $2,000.
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