Weekly update —

County attorney contracted

Tuesday, Curry County entered into a one-year contract with Stephen Doerr of Doerr & Knudson, PA to serve as county attorney.

The rate for Doerr’s services is set at $140 per hour, according to the contract.

Doerr & Knudson was the only law firm to respond to a request for proposal, county records show.

— Sharna Johnson