Property tax statements go missing

As many as one thousand property tax statements mailed out by Ward County have not made it to their destination and officials are puzzled about what happened.

Ward County sends out about 35-thousand statements each December.

After workers sent the final batch out in mid-December, they started taking calls from people saying they hadn’t received their statements.

That means the stacks of mail coming in to the auditor’s office have been a little light this January.

Rob Port is the editor of In 2011 he was a finalist for the Watch Dog of the Year from the Sam Adams Alliance and winner of the Americans For Prosperity Award for Online Excellence. In 2013 the Washington Post named SAB one of the nation's top state-based political blogs, and named Rob one of the state's best political reporters. He writes a weekly column for several North Dakota newspapers, and also serves as a policy fellow for the North Dakota Policy Council.

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