Elections worker Chrystal Shearer separates a ballot, in the yellow envelope, from the mailing envelope, which bears the voter’s name and address, on Monday at the Spokane County Elections Office on Gardner Avenue. Separating the envelopes before counting ensures secrecy.
Nov. 3, 2009 in City on Page A1
It’s Election Day in Washington and Idaho. Although the 2009 elections may not have as many momentous decisions as last year, voters are being asked to decide a range of …