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December 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 12

IN THIS ISSUE: Read about MACo's Trust Operations Director, Jerry Spears, being elected to the AGRiP Board of Directors; review the 2018 New Year's Resolutions & Reminders; learn more about shopping safely online; meet the new member of the MACo family, Cathy Watson, Legal Assistant for our Member Defense Services; get information on compliance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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November 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 11

IN THIS ISSUE: Read an article regarding the importance of MACo's WCT and PCT aggregate loss data, by MACo's Trust Operations Director, Jerry Spears; get an exempt wells update from the MACo PCT Land Use Attorney, Tara DePuy; learn more about FLSA in a Q and A from MACo General Counsel, Brian Hopkins, and MACo Associate General Counsel, McKenzie McCarthy; get information on the criteria to establish compensability of a work-related injury from MACo's Workers' Compensation Claims Supervisor, Wendy Sesselman; meet David Fradette, MACo's new Senior Public Safety Loss Control Specialist; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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October 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 10

IN THIS ISSUE: Read letter from MACo's new President, Bill Barron, Lake County Commissioner; see pictures form MACo's recent 108th Annual Conference; learn more about MACo Executive Director, Harold Blattie, announcing his retirement; get information on how to get an appointment to a MACo Committee; review important information about wildfires; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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September 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 9

IN THIS ISSUE: Read a farewell letter from MACo President, Todd Devlin, Prairie County Commissioner; check out the agenda for MACo's upcoming 108th Annual Conference; learn more about MACo 2nd Vice President Candidate, Shane Gorder, Richland County Commissioner; review the Delegate Assembly Rules for the upcoming conference as well as the process for late, urgent, or extraordinary resolutions; read reports from NACo's recent Annual Conference; read an article from MACo Associate General Counsel, McKenzie McCarthy, regarding an update to the "hammer clause" process; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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August 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 8

IN THIS ISSUE:  Get some guidance on non-phased subdivision preliminary plat extensions as well as recommendations regarding subdivision regulation amendments; find out more about MACo PCT risk sharing coverage in an "Is It Covered?" article by David Payne, MACo PCT/WCT Claims Administrator; check out reports from members who attended the recent NACo Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio; get important details regarding MACo's upcoming Annual Conference in Bozeman; read about the important updates to the Model Handbook of Personnel Policies; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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July 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 7

IN THIS ISSUE:  Read about MACo PCT and BRIT partnering with a few counties and the Montana Law Enforcement Academy to evaluate an aftermarket collision warning system from Mobileye Corporation; check out what happened at the recent SRS "fly-in" to Washington, DC; see who was awarded the MACo President's Scholarship; find out more about HB 110 and pre-1973 domestic and stock water exempt filings; get important details regarding MACo's upcoming Annual Conference; meet the new member of MACo's family, Collin Plancich, Facilities Director; learn more about discrimination from an article written by MACo Associate General Counsel, McKenzie McCarthy; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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June 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 6

IN THIS ISSUE:  Check out some comments from MACo President, Prairie County Commissioner, Todd Devlin; read an update about the recent NACo Leadership Fly-in from Cascade County Commissioner, Joe Briggs; meet a new member of the MACo family, McKenzie McCarthy who is our new Associate General Counsel; say farewell to our much-loved Facilities Director, Tom Beneveti as he retires in June; find out more about MACo Executive Director, Harold Blattie receiving a Western Interstate Region (WIR) award; get important updates to your Directory of Montana County Officials; learn about new Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Services provided by MACo's Health Care Trust; find out how you can help the Census Bureau accurately count your community for the upcoming 2020 Census; get an introduction to FEMA for government entities and eligible nonprofits; be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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May 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 5

IN THIS ISSUE:  Check out an article that helps in determining what are and are not compensable injuries under Montana workers' compensation statutes; find out the more regarding the mussel situation in Montana and local boater training/certification; read an important "General Law Update" about recent changes in Montana law regarding commission meetings, by MACo's General Counsel, Brian Hopkins; check out some safety tips from "Emelia's Safety Corner;" be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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April 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 4

IN THIS ISSUE:  Read some comments from MACo President, Prairie County Commissioner, Todd Devlin; check out reports from NACo's Legislative Conference; get cybersecurity tips from MS-ISAC; see what the consumer price index is for 2016; read a "General Law Update" about hugs in the workplace from MACo's General Counsel, Brian Hopkins; check out some safety tips from "Emelia's Safety Corner;" be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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March 2017

MACo News: Volume 46, No. 3

IN THIS ISSUE:  Find out more about MACo and MMIA being recognized with an award for excellence in performance; check out photos from MACo's recent Legislative Midwinter Conference; see who received the 2017 Risk Management Safety Awards; read about invasive mussels and how to comment on proposed amendments to rules regarding detection, containment, and prevention; check out some safety tips from "Emelia's Safety Corner;" be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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