County money: Treasurer ignores state's findings
July 3, 2008 · Updated 9:29 PM
In a recent letter (News-Times, Aug. 7) Mr. Schaffert urges the Island County Treasurer to keep our Treasurers Office accountable to the good citizens of Island County.
The Washington State Auditor repeatedly has issued a finding that The absence of strong internal controls in the Treasurers Office creates the potential for a misappropriation of public funds. Unfortunately the Island County Treasurer continues to ignore this finding.