County voters decide fate of new jail on Nov. 7

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County voters decide fate of new jail on Nov. 7

The old rock jail is more than 100 years old, houses only six inmates and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The above view is from the south, showing a portion of the chain-link fence and concertina wire surrounding the exercise yard. If voters approve a bond request, a new jail and courthouse renovation project would add a structure to the north that would attach to the existing courthouse. Todd Adams photo

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