State Representative, Position A, Republican Primary, Idaho Legislative District 5
|Carl Berglund (R)||430||74.78%|
|William (Bill) Goesling (R)||145||25.22%|
* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.
The “Idaho Civility Summit” wrapped up on a positive note last week, with participants including elected officials, civic leaders and members of the press backing several moves to enhance civil discourse in the state, from education and training in the schools to a possible civility pledge to formation of more City Clubs around the state.
Gov. Butch Otter has named Andrew Scoggin, an Albertson’s executive from Boise, to replace Moscow resident Bill Goesling on the state Board of Education. The Lewiston Tribune reports that the other two finalists for the appointment were former Sen. John Goedde, R-Coeur d’Alene, the former…