September 19, 2011
It’s coming down to the wire. Towns in Chelan
County have until the end of the month to sign law enforcement contracts with the Chelan County Sherriff’s
Office, or risk the possibility of going without deputies responding to crimes.
appointed Interim Mayor of Leavenworth Elmer Larsen said the negotiations continue, but that the amount of money
being bickered over is significant (bite).
Today is Larsen’s first official day as
interim mayor. He will serve until the next mayor is certified following the November elections, when he will
revert to his seat on city council.
Larsen joined KOHO’s Isaac Kaplan-Woolner by