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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Filing period ends; special filing opened May 23-25

May 15-19 was filing week for offices that will be up for election in the Aug. 1 primary and the Nov. 7 general election.
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