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Kootenai County Auditor's Office tries to return money to rightful owners

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You can collect your money by filling out a form at the Kootenai County Auditor's Office or by going online. You can collect your money by filling out a form at the Kootenai County Auditor's Office or by going online.
KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho -

The Kootenai County Auditor's Office has a list of 2,000 people, and each of them has money waiting for them. The total is more than $275,000.

"Some of them vary from cents to thousands of dollars," Julina Hildreth explained.

The average is around $115, according to Hildreth. She expalins that the office tries to mail the checks to the people they are owed to, but if the checks come back, the people go on the list.

Hildreth says there are many ways you could be owed money: overpaying at the DMV, overpaying your property taxes, and being owed restitution in court are just a few.

You can collect your money by filling out a form at the Kootenai County Auditor's Office, or online here: http://www.kcgov.us/departments/auditor/unclaimed/ucpropform.pdf

To see if you're on the list, go here: http://www.kcgov.us/departments/auditor/unclaimed/ucprop.asp

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