• State Auditor Has Released the Knox County Audit Follow-up Report

    State Auditor Has Released the Knox County Audit Follow-up Report0

    JEFFERSON CITY (May 22, 2013) – State Auditor Tom Schweich today released the follow-up report to his Dec. 2012 audit of Knox County. Here are the findings from Schweich’s audit and their current status: Financial Condition: In Progress Property Taxes: Implemented Account Book and Annual Settlements: In Progress Tax Books: Implemented Receipts: In Progress Capital Improvement

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  • Presiding Commissioner  Reacts To State Audit

    Presiding Commissioner Reacts To State Audit0

    By Echo Menges The recent release of the State Audit of Knox County by Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich’s office and the state’s findings have cast a dark shadow over the Knox County Courthouse where county officials are feeling the brunt of public disapproval. Within the audit Knox County was given the worst rating possible by

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  • Audit Questions County Procedures

    Audit Questions County Procedures0

    By Echo Menges On January 30, 2012, the State Auditor, Tom Schweich, announced the beginning of the state audit of Knox County for the years 2010 and 2011. For the better part of 2012 a slew of auditors were in and out of the courthouse collecting information and taking stock of county finances and operations.

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  • Knox County Gets “Poor” Rating From State Auditor

    Knox County Gets “Poor” Rating From State Auditor0

    Jefferson City – In the areas audited, the overall performance of this entity was Poor. A follow-up team from Schweich’s office will return to Knox County next year to see if the audit recommendations have been implemented and will issue another public report. As noted in a prior state audit, the general revenue fund and

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