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Candidate filing starts next Monday

Published on Wed, May 7, 2014 by Rick Nelson

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    Filing runs next week, May 12-16, for positions that will be on the summer and fall election ballots, and many county government positions will be open.

 

    County Auditor Diane Tischer, Commissioner Blair Brady and Assessor Bill Coons have already declared with the state Public Disclosure Commission that they will be candidates for re-election.

 

    Positions and current office holders include:


 

Partisan positions

 

    County Commissioner District  3 (4-year term), filing fee $ 359.80, Blair H. Brady incumbent;  precincts--Skamokawa, Deep River, Grays River   and Rosburg/Altoona.

 

    Assessor (4-year term),  filing fee  $553.78, Bill Coons incumbent.

 

    Auditor (4-year term), filing fee $ 553.78, Diane L. Tischer incumbent.

 

    Clerk (4-year term) filing fee $ 553.78, Kay Holland incumbent.

 

    Prosecuting attorney (4-year term), filing fee $1,214.13, Daniel H. Bigelow incumbent.

 

    Treasurer (4-year term), filing fee $553.78, Tammy Peterson incumbent.

 

    Sheriff (4-year term), filing fee $ 700.27, Mark Howie incumbent.


 

Non-partisan positions

 

    District court judge (4-year term), filing fee $437.97, William J. Faubion incumbent.

 

    Wahkiakum PUD Commissioner Position #1 (6-year term), filing fee $165, Eugene Healy  incumbent; precincts--East and West Puget Island  and South Cathlamet.


 

Partisan filings/no fee

 

    Precinct committee persons (2-year terms)              

 

Precinct    Democrat    Republican

 

Deep River    none    Don Smith                         

 

Grays River    Steve Puddicombe    Sulema Zerr

 

Rosburg/Altoona        Blair Brady   Margaret Hyland

 

Skamokawa    Susan O’Connor    Charles Parker

 

Elochoman    Hans York    Claudia  Rua

 

Rosedale    Dan Bigelow    Annette Riley

 

Columbia    Kay M. Cochran    Jerry Hogan

 

E. Puget Island    Mike McAvoy    Lana Poe

 

W. Puget Island    Lee Tischer    Wallace Bingham

 

S. Cathlamet    none    James Stronach

 

N. Cathlamet    Janelle Bond     none