The 2017 budget for the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail was approved during a meeting of the board held on Dec. 22.
In other business, a raise for Jim Baker, investigator, was approved. Mr. Baker works a maximum of 999 hours per years. His raise puts him at $16 per hour.
Mark Higgins won the bid for the financial audit.
United Health Care won the bid for health insurance effective Jan. 1.