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Becker County backs away from jail share with Clay County

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 Some sticker shock may have spooked Becker County officials from possibly sharing a jail with Clay County in the near future.

Officials from both counties met last week to discuss the possibility of building and sharing a new jail. Both counties’ jails are bursting at the seams.


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