Did you know this about passports?

Many international travelers may not realize that having an unexpired passport is sometimes not enough to enter certain foreign countries. U.S. citizens traveling on passports that expire in fewer than six months have increasingly been denied airline boarding or...
By Auditor | June 29, 2016 | Auditor

Special Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School Election

Special Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School Election Absentee ballots will be available as of Monday, March 5, 2018, for those voters who plan to be absent for the upcoming Special Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School Election to be held on April 3, 2018.  A qualified...
By Auditor | March 5, 2018 | Auditor, Home Slider

Increase in Acceptance Facility Fee for Passports

Beginning Monday, April 2, 2018 the acceptance facility fee for new passport applications will be $35.00.  All other application fees remain the same....
By Auditor | March 30, 2018 | Auditor, Home Slider

Official Election Results for Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Bond Election April 3, 2018

Click here are the official results from the election held April 3, 2,018. HMS 4.3.18 Bond Canvass...
By Auditor | April 3, 2018 | Auditor, Home Slider

Left to right: Ladonna Wittrock, Deputy, Barb Rohwer, Auditor and Maureen Thompson, Deputy.


The County Auditor is responsible for a variety of functions and duties. The main functions

  • Commissioner of Elections (federal, state, county, city and school district)
  • Preparing and certifying tax levies
  • Maintaining financial records
  • Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
  • Keeping Real Estate Transfer Records
  • Maintains a drainage record for all drainage districts of the county
  • Payroll and Human Resources Manager