October 12, 2013 in Washington Voices

In brief: Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce hosting candidate forums

From Local Reports
 

SPOKANE VALLEY – The Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce will host two candidate forums next week as ballots for the November general election begin to hit mailboxes.

The first forum, featuring candidates for Millwood mayor and City Council, will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Millwood City Hall, 9103 E. Frederick Ave. The second forum, with candidates for Spokane Valley City Council, will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place.

Call (509) 924-4994 for more information on the forums.

Demonstrations, food at fire department open house

SPOKANE VALLEY – The Spokane Valley Fire Department is putting on its annual open house today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the department’s training center at 2411 N. Pioneer Lane just off Sullivan Road.

The day will include a vehicle extrication demonstration, a MedStar helicopter landing, a demonstration with Mako the arson dog and a firefighter combat course challenge.

Free hot dogs and drinks will be provided.

Fairfield candidate forum held at Community Center

FAIRFIELD – The town of Fairfield will host a forum with candidates for Fairfield mayor and City Council at 7 p.m. Monday at the Community Center, 304 E. Main St.

Dessert and coffee will be served.

Former Deputy City Manager Regor dies at 51

SPOKANE VALLEY – Former Spokane Valley Deputy City Manager Nina Regor, 51, died Sunday at her home in Camas, Wash., after a brief illness.

She worked for the city of Spokane Valley from 2003 to 2007, when she left to become the city manager of Cloverdale, Calif. She remained there until she took the job as city manager of Camas in February.

Regor presided over the most recent council meeting in Camas, then took a medical leave of absence at the end of September, said Spokane Valley City Attorney Cary Driskell. She had previously been diagnosed with cancer, he said.

According to The Columbian newspaper, her memorial service will be at 10 a.m. on Nov. 2 at Journey Community Church at Fourth Avenue and Birch Street in Camas.

West Valley City School presents ‘Halls of Horror’

SPOKANE VALLEY – West Valley City School, 8920 E. Valleyway Ave., will present “Halls of Horror,” its annual haunted house Oct. 25 and 26 from 6:30 to 10 p.m.

The house is made by students and staff. This year’s theme revolves around school rumors that the building is haunted. It is recommended for visitors 11 years old and older.

Tickets will be available online at cityschool.wix.com/hauntedhouse starting Monday. They are $7 online or $9 at the door.

For more information, call City School at (509) 921-2836.


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