Hospital organizes meetings on sales tax
WaKEENEY -- A series of community meetings have been scheduled by Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital to discuss the proposed 1-percent sales tax.
While it's being billed as a health care tax, much of the money will go to the hospital.
All of the scheduled meetings will be in the Western Electric Cooperative meeting room.
Dates currently set:
* 3 and 7 p.m. Thursday.
* 3 and 7 p.m. Feb. 21.
* 7 p.m. Feb. 25.
* 7 p.m. Feb. 28.
Hospital CEO Harold Courtois said he is willing to conduct neighborhood meetings or appear at civic groups if invited.