Posts Tagged ‘Elections’

Carbon Tax, Soda Tax Cap Approved For Statewide Ballot In Nov., Secretary Wyman Says

Voters in Washington state will decide in November whether to charge industrial emitters a fee for their carbon pollution. Secretary of State Kim Wyman certified Initiative 1631 for the fall ballot after backers collected enough signatures. A coalition of tribes, social-justice, labor and environmental groups sponsoring the measure say it will hold corporate polluters accountable…

Read More

Primary Election – Five Vie For Chelan County Commissioner Seat #2

Primary election is coming up Tuesday, Aug. 7. Several local and state races with three or more candidates are on your ballot in North Central Washington. Be sure to only choose one candidate for each race. The top two vote-getters move on to the general election in Nov. This week on KOHO, Dan Langager sat…

Read More

Goehner Running For State Rep. Seat, County Monitoring Eightmile Dam

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about his candidacy for the 12th District’s State Representative seat, being vacated by Cary Condotta. Goehner talks about issues with Eightmile Lake Dam and the role of the county’s Emergency Management division, county code on zoning of cryptocurrency miners and…

Read More

Candidate Filing Week Is Here – Offices Open Across Chelan, Douglas Counties

It’s candidate Filing Week here in Washington state, with hundreds of offices from city council to U.S. Senator on the ballot this fall. According to the Secretary of State’s Office, in this year’s election cycle, 596 offices are up for election. These include U.S. Senator, all 10 of Washington’s Congressional representatives, more than 120 seats…

Read More

12th Dist. State Rep. Cary Condotta To Leave House At End Of Year

With filing week this month and primary election in August, local candidates are throwing their hats in the ring for elected offices. Others are making rather the opposite announcement, including 12th District State Representative Cary Condotta. Condotta says he will not seek re-election this November, though he does plan to finish his term through the…

Read More

City of Wenatchee Update – Councilwoman Ruth Esparza

Wenatchee City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Ruth Esparza swings by the KOHO studio to talk about the city’s delegation to Washington D.C. asking lawmakers to approve a $150 million grant to fund major transportation projects across Wenatchee and East Wenatchee, as well as the issue of voting districts for local elections and the proposed…

Read More

City of Wenatchee Update – Mayor Frank Kuntz

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studios to talk about this week’s General Election and the three incumbents re-elected to the city council, an old mural getting new life and a study into housing for the homeless in the city.

Read More