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Telemetry to be updated

The telemetry program that Moorcroft's Public Works Department uses to monitor and manage the five active wells on which the town depends for water has become outdated and no longer works effectively, necessitating repeated troubleshooting to mitigate problems within the system.

According to department director Cory Allison, "It's slow...and getting glitches."

When Moorcroft residents run water in their homes, these five wells including the Maddison and four smaller wells work inconspicuously throughout town, along rights-of-way. Allison explains the importance of keeping the program up to dat...