County looking at across the board cuts

MONTESANO — The Grays Harbor County commissioners took the first crack at their 2013 budget Wednesday morning by looking at potential across-the-board 5 percent cuts, ignoring all requests for raises and new hires and putting mandatory, once-a-month layoffs for employees in the County Administration Building back on the table.

But even those solutions wouldn’t be enough to balance the county’s budget.

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