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Friday, January 23rd, 2009
Photo by Shelley Grieshop/The Daily Standard

Mercer County Deputy Treasurer Sherry Black checks the postmark on real estate tax bills that are being mailed out today. Some residents - particularly farmers - may see higher tax bills this year due to an overall increase in property values across the Grand Lake area from state-mandated appraisals.

Related online story:
Area residents may be confused to learn that in today's bleak economy their home and property values have increased - a factor that may be reflected on real estate tax bills coming out this month. [More]
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