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Two Schools Of Thought Joanne Mccann And Don Barlow Give Voters Clear-Cut Alternatives In School District 81 Race

1. Don Barlow plants a sign to advertise his bid for a school board seat. Photo by Kristy MacDonald/The Spokesman-Review 2. Joanne McCann doorbells with her husband, Al, and grandchildren. …

June Sines

Unpublished correction: The name of June Sine was misspelled in this story.

Karen Cecil

Karen Cecil

Gary Hann

Central Valley School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: Age 49 … manager of Zephyr Lodge, a Christian retreat, former minister … has lived in community 18 years … married, two children, …

Bill Zimmer

West Valley School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: age 67 … 32 years as an educator … married, 10 children … enjoys woodworking, RV travel, reading … has lived in community …

Craig Holmes

Central Valley School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: Age 42 … financial planner, former minister … lived in Valley almost 10 years … hobbies: “I don’t have time for any” …

Dave Koch

Freeman School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: Age 50 … salesman for Motorola Communications … lifetime resident of Freeman area … married, two children … interested in photography, history, farming and …

Robert Estey

Robert Estey

Pete Schweda

Pete Schweda

Joe Dahmen

Freeman School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: Age 45 … market manager for Monsanto Agricultural Group … married, six children … served four years on Freeman’s board. Education: Gonzaga Prep, bachelor’s …

Susan Wentz

Susan Wentz

Few Challengers Take On Running For School Board Seats

Unpublished correction: The name of June Sine was misspelled in this story.

Jim Williams

West Valley School Board, unchallenged incumbent Personal: Age 57 … businessman … has lived in community almost 40 years … married, five children, one of whom still lives at home …

Coin Toss Settles Place On Ballot Janet Hansen Will Be Listed First Followed By Patricia Blair

All the sophisticated technology at the disposal of Western civilization today couldn’t replace the simplicity of the coin toss. That’s what county elections officials did to break the tie between …

School Board Studies March Bond Proposal

The Post Falls School Board will meet Monday to discuss what sort of school bond proposal will be presented to voters in March. The board approved a school bond election …

School District Official Takes Sides In Board Race Administrator Hugh Davis Active In Barlow Campaign

1. Joanne McCann 2. Don Barlow

$98,000 Curlew School Levy In Voters’ Hands On Nov. 4

Curlew School District voters will decide Nov. 4 whether to approve a two-year operating levy. The levy would collect $62,000 in 1998 at an estimated rate of $1.19 per $1,000 …

Kellogg Voters Face School Bond Levy Options Meetings Planned On Oct. 28 Vote To Replace Old Elementary School

A wish list that gives residents several options for a bond levy to replace the city’s oldest school will be the topic of public meetings this week, starting tonight. The …

Campaign ‘97

Candidate Q&A; Do you think Spokane School District 81 should increase, decrease or keep at its current level of $200,000 the funding for its Equity Program? - asked of candidates …

Absentee Ballots Hold Key To Stevens County Tax Items

Absentee ballots will determine whether two tax measures were approved Tuesday in Stevens County. Voters strongly supported a two-year, $100,000 Loon Lake School District operating levy and a request by …

A Quick Trip To Polls Today In Some Cities

If you live in the right place, today is election day. But don’t worry about spending too much time at the polls. No voter in Spokane County has more than …

EV School Board Primary On Tuesday

Voters will decide in Tuesday’s primary which two of three candidates for an East Valley School Board position will advance to the general election. Incumbent Karen Cecil is running against …

School Board Elections Most Candidates Except In Riverside And Deer Park Running Unopposed

Most of the school board election races in north Spokane County feature just one candidate. Among the Mead, Deer Park, Riverside and Nine Mile Falls school board elections, only two …

Three Seeking Spokane School Board Seat School-Bus Driver, Grief Counselor, Ex-Teacher Compete For Position 1

One Spokane School Board candidate quit the race to finish law school. Another says he’s on the ballot by mistake. But three people still are competing for the seat - …

Joanne Mccann

Joanne McCann

Eugene Hoff

Eugene Hoff

Don Barlow

Don Barlow

Cda School District Oks Levy To Meet Rise In Enrollment

Saying enrollment is up, the Coeur d’Alene School District passed an emergency levy Friday that will cost the average taxpayer an extra $9.72 a year. In a 3-to-1 vote, school …

Schools Win Some, Lose Some Liberty Misses Junior High, But Medical Lake, Others Say

The Liberty School District narrowly missed getting a new junior high school building in a special election Tuesday night. But Medical Lake voters gave overwhelming approval to a similar bond …

Lakeland On Way To Passing Levy For Hot Lunch Voters Also Approve Supplemental Levies In Kootenai, Cda School Districts

Voters in the Lakeland School District were close late Tuesday to approving a supplemental levy aimed at establishing a hot lunch program. The $750,000, one-year levy was passing with 63 …