City: Latah, WA
Warren, 55, was appointed to her seat on the council in April. She retired from a career as director of an independent living program for people with special needs and has lived in Latah the last seven years. She believes Latah is in need of several infrastructure improvements, including paving gravel streets, upgrading the water system and adding cross walks.
Incumbent Rod Higgins increased his lead over challenger Chris Jackson in the Spokane Valley Council Position 1 race.
A few months ago, it seemed no one wanted to be the mayor of Latah or a member of the Town Council.