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Friday, October 30, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Spokane County Fire District 10 Commission, position 1

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Kevin Haughton 571 42.74%
Gordon Hester 483 36.15%
John Koberstine 282 21.11%

* 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.

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Spokane County Fire District 10 commissioner candidates have signficant experience

The race for Spokane County Fire District 10 commissioner comes down to financial versus emergency management experience. After the first primary election for a District 10 commissioner in more than a decade, voters whittled down their choices to Gordon Hester, a volunteer district 10 captain, who has been a commercial real estate broker for about 30 years, and Kevin Haughton, a Spokane city fire lieutenant, who has worked with Northwest Incident Management teams for about 13 years.

Primary choices for seat on Spokane County Fire District 10 board includes candidate suing district

Gordon Hester and John Koberstine have many years of experience working in the district, while Kevin Haughton grew up in the West Plains and is a lieutenant for the Spokane Fire Department.