Crawford County News

Collector and assessor revisit tax sale concerns

    Both the collector and assessor of Crawford County were at the commission meeting on July 7 to provide an update to information on tax sale issues presented by Collector Pat Schwent the previous week. Assessor Kellie Vestal was able to provide some explanation on where the confusion lies, but some further research may still need to be done to clear the issues.

Crawford County up to 20 COVID-19 cases

There have now been 20 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases in Crawford County. According to numbers posted on the Crawford County Health Department (CCHD) Facebook page on Thursday, July 9, of those 20 cases, there are seven active cases, 13 released from isolation, and two positive serology (antibody testing). There have been 1,624 negative results for COVID-19 tests.

Crawford County has 18 confirmed COVID-19 cases

    As of Monday, July 6, Crawford County’s new total for positive COVID-19 cases is 18. According to numbers posted on the Crawford County Health Department (CCHD) Facebook page, there are 18 confirmed cases in the county. Of those, there are five active cases, 13 released from isolation, two positive serology (antibody testing), and 1,484 negative results.

Collector reports tax sale issues

    Crawford County Collector Pat Schwent brought two concerns to the commission at their June 30 meeting—both related to the annual tax sale—and both connected to properties that have been discovered to have inaccuracies in ownership records and property descriptions.