30 Years Ago
From the Examiner Files
July 25, 2019
Thursday, July 27, 1989
Belle Creek district leads county in valuation decline
Belle Creek District 22 was the hardest hit by the near 3 million dollar drop in the county’s valuation, which stands to reason as the decline was primarily caused by a decrease in oil and mineral net proceeds and royalties.
The taxable valuation for the Belle Creek District, according to Powder River County Assessor Larry Richards, fell from $12,358,549 to $9,772,165.
Most other districts’ valuation either fell or increased by only small margins, according to Richards.
Powderville, District 2, fell from...