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Ballots must be postmarked or dropped off by Tuesday

Ballots must be postmarked or dropped off by Tuesday

Ballots for the Nov. 4 general election must be postmarked, hand-delivered or left in one of several drop boxes by Tuesday (Nov. 4). Mailed ballots must be signed and have sufficient postage; check with your local post office for the cut-off time for postmarked ballots. The Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 Third Ave. N., Room...
Only two county government offices contested on upcoming ballot

Only two county government offices contested on upcoming ballot

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General election ballots go out this week

General election ballots go out this week

Ballots for the Nov. 4 general election will be mailed this week in Okanogan County, and most will arrive by Friday (Oct. 17). Candidates for local, regional, statewide and national offices will fill the ballots along with local and statewide measures or levy requests. Okanogan is an all-mail ballot county. Ballots must be postmarked by...
Final primary results put Rodriguez, Reams in general election race

Final primary results put Rodriguez, Reams in general election race

Final returns from the Aug. 5 primary election show Methow Valley resident Dave Rodriguez, chief criminal deputy for the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, with a substantial lead in the race for county coroner going into the November general election. Tallies from the county auditor’s office show Rodriguez with 3,758 votes (62 percent) in one of...
Rodriguez has big lead in coroner race

Rodriguez has big lead in coroner race

In the first returns from Tuesday’s primary election, Methow Valley resident Dave Rodriguez, chief criminal deputy for the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, drew 2,074 votes (59 percent) in the race for county coroner and will advance to the November general election. In one of the few contested races affecting Okanogan County, Rodriguez is polling well...
Rec district ballots due by Tuesday

Rec district ballots due by Tuesday

Voters have until Tuesday (April 22) to return their ballots in a special election proposing the creation of a Methow Valley Recreation District and election of commissioners to govern the district. Proposition 1 on the ballot asks voters to approve or reject “formation of a metropolitan park district under chapter 35.61 RCW (to) create a...
Genetically engineered foods target of labeling initiative

Genetically engineered foods target of labeling initiative

By Marcy Stamper
A voter-proposed initiative requiring labeling of genetically engineered foods would be the first such labeling law in the country if voters approve it statewide in the Nov. 5 general election.

News briefs

Ballots mailed for Nov. election Ballots for the Nov. 5 general election were mailed last Wednesday (Oct. 16), the Okanogan County Auditor’s office reported. If you have not received your ballot by Friday (Oct. 25), contact the Auditor’s Office at (509) 422-7240. The Auditor’s Office, at 149 Third Ave. N. in Okanogan, is open Monday...