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May 10, 2024
Dept. of Justice reiterates guidance on use of medication in jails for opioid use disorder
The Americans with Disabilities Act protects people in recovery
May 10, 2024
Medical cannabis program director outlines county government options
View a recording of the KACo member briefing
May 10, 2024
Weed eater safety tips
KACo Safety and Loss Control is committed to assisting members of the All Lines Fund (KALF) and the Workers Compensation Fund to identify, address and correct adverse loss exposures to personal injuries, liability exposures and property losses.
May 08, 2024
Salary threshold for workers exempt from overtime pay set to increase July 1
The threshold is currently $684 per week
May 03, 2024
2024 KACo Legislative Wrap-up
A summary of key legislation affecting counties passed by the General Assembly
May 03, 2024
Opioid settlement update: $85 million released to the state, counties and cities
Funds must be used for opioid abatement efforts
May 03, 2024
Registration deadline for 2024 salt auction is May 15
Plan today for the next big snow/ice event and save money doing so.
May 02, 2024
Webster County selected for EPA pilot program
Webster County one of just two communities nationwide to participate.