Sheriff's office plans snowcat buy
County snowcats 35, 45 years old
February 13, 2019
The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Department will probably move forward with the purchase of a reconditioned snowcat.
During a recent Sweetwater County Commissioners meeting, Sheriff John Grossnickle asked the board if he could pursue the purchase of a reconditioned Hagglund snowcat from Natrona County.
The snowcat and a trailer to pull it is available for purchase at about $74,000.
Grossnickle said this type of a machine is used by the military and can hold up to 16 passengers, which would essentially replace the two aging snowcats the county currently has.
The snowcats the sheriff’s...