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Wayne J. Fenton

A candidate for Spokane Valley City Council, Position 5, City of Spokane Valley in the 2021 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 3

Age: 68

City: Spokane Valley, Washington

Education: Graduated from Burley (Idaho) High School and Brigham Young University.

Work experience: Co-owns The Black Diamond, a bar and pool hall in Spokane Valley, with his son Brandon. Spent 40-plus years in the aluminum industry at Wagstaff and Novelis and has worked in electricity, plumbing and hydraulics.

Political experience: First run for office.

Family: Married to Margie Fenton. Has six kids and 16 grandchildren.

Campaign fundraising: Raised $6,200 as of Oct. 11, 2021, including $5,000 of his own money. Besides his own funding, Fenton’s largest donation is $250 from Spokane Valley dentist Scott Shumway. Bob McClaslin, a Republican 4th Legislative District representative, donated $50 to Fenton’s campaign.

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Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Pamela Haley 6,952 47.21%
Wayne J. Fenton 3,804 25.83%
Mary K. Butler-Stonewall 2,016 13.69%
Pat Stretch 1,955 13.27%

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