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Reworked redistricting plan gets committee nod

A successful step for Senator Ogden Driskill in his efforts to keep Crook and Weston counties whole: his updated plan for redistricting this portion of the state was officially adopted by the committee working on the process last week.

“They took my plan and adopted it,” he says of the December 28 meeting of the Corporations Committee. “That’s not to say it’s going to stay, but it’s adopted.”

Driskill’s aim since the process began has been to preserve both counties as the basis of their own voting districts – something Weston County has not had since the last redistricting took place a decade...