Audit shows Beltrami County government costs $52.9 million
Beltrami County government cost $52.9 million in 2008, but property tax dollars paid for only $15.4 million of it.
And most of the costs -- 34 percent -- went to human services spending, according to an audit report for 2008 released last week.
"There were no legal compliance issues," Doug Host of LarsonAllen LLP, the Brainerd firm that did the county's annual audit for the year ended Dec. 31.
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