Teton County Wyo. to End Pay 5-Year Pay Freeze

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0  Updated at 2:40 pm, October 11th, 2012 By: EastIdahoNews.com
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(JACKSON, Wyo.) – Employees of Teton County, Wyoming will likely get a pay raise next year. Commissioners set aside $300,000 in the budget to pay for the raises. Salaries have been frozen at the current rate for the past five years. Authorities say a 10 percent increase in sales tax revenues made pay raises a much more feasible option. The county has also cut or lost 30 employees since 2007.