Labette County buys rock crusher

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April 24, 2023 - 3:21 PM

OSWEGO — Labette County is the proud owner of a $1.2 million rock crusher.

The Parsons Sun reported Labette County commissioners agreed to purchase the 2022 German-made crusher, replacing one purchased in 1995 for $1.087 million.

Crushers are expensive, but long-lasting, the newspaper reported.

Prior to the 1995 purchase, the county had a crusher dating to 1959.