Get to know your candidates on July 10

WENATCHEE — Douglas and Chelan County Republican parties are hosting an event for local voters to get to know the candidates. A Hands Across the River Barbecue will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. July 10 at Rocky Reach Dam, 6151 Highway 97A. This family-friendly event will feature Republican and nonpartisan candidates representing a variety of congressional, legislative, county and judicial...
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Ballot fills up for this year’s election

The filing period for this fall’s mid-term election ended on May 18. All positions on the ballot have at least one candidate.
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Voters give their approval to area levies

During the Feb. 13 special election, voters gave their approval for the Hospital District 2 (Waterville Clinic and Waterville Ambulance) levy as well as levies for the Waterville, Orondo and Palisades school districts.
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School seeks replacement levy

Waterville School District voters will decide Feb. 13 on a replacement levy to fund educational programs and operations for the district.
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Hospital district, local school district levies on Feb. 13 ballot

A levy for Douglas County Hospital District 2 and levies for Orondo, Palisades and Waterville school districts will go before voters Feb. 13. Ballots for the special election will be mailed out on Jan. 26.
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Nov. 7 general election fills local boards and councils

By Karen Larsen Empire Press Correspondent There were 4,862 ballots for the Nov. 7 general election that had been counted in Douglas County as of 2 p.m. Nov. 9. There were approximately 1,500 ballots left to count. Voter turnout was estimated at 23.24 percent. Contested races included the Eastmont Metropolitan Park District, Commissioner 5; East Wenatchee Water District, Commissioner 1;...
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Congressional candidates to attend forum on Nov. 13

CASHMERE — The groups NCW United and Indivisible Wenatchee will host a forum on Nov. 13 for Democratic candidates seeking to take the seat of retiring U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert of the 8th Congressional District. The forum will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Cashmere Riverside Center, 201 Riverside Ave. The candidates will first speak on their qualifications and positions on issues. Those...
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Get to know your candidates

The Nov. 7 general election is approaching and the Empire Press strives to keep our Douglas County voters informed. We crafted three questions for each of the candidates in contested races.
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Get to know your candidates

The Douglas County Empire Press posed three questions to candidates in contested races within the Empire Press circulation area that will be decided in the Nov. 7 general election. Candidates for Eastmont Metropolitan Park District, Commissioner 5; East Wenatchee Water District, Commissioner 1; Brewster School Board, Director 3; Eastmont School Board, Director 4; City of East Wenatchee,...
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Special filing period generates some candidates; some positions still left without a candidate

A special filing period May 23-25 generated candidates for some of the races that had passed the May 19 regular filing period without a candidate.
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