Clark County treasurer: Doug Lasher, candidate for Clark County treasurer, is hosting a campaign fundraising event from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the South Pacific Rum Bar and Grill, 1109 Washington St., Vancouver.
Clark County Treasurer: Clark County Treasurer Doug Lasher is having a campaign fundraising event from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the South Pacific Rum Bar and Grill, 1109 Washington St., Vancouver. The event is hosted by Washington state Sen. Annette Cleveland, and special guest is Washington state Treasurer Jim McIntire. RSVP: 360-571-9160.
Home rule charter campaign: A kickoff party for the campaign to adopt the home rule charter is planned for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Club Green Meadows, 7703 N.E. 72nd Ave., Vancouver. Everyone is invited to attend and learn more about the proposed charter. Organizers are offering a picnic dinner. There is no cost to attend. RSVP: CharterYes@comcast.net or 360-433-7203 to aid planning.
The battle for the future of the Clark County Republican Party has been waged in neighborhoods across the county in the past couple of months. In this round of the ongoing war, the establishment Republicans declared victory.
This Tuesday's primary may not have had many election surprises, but it did produce a first for four-term Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey: A certified election observer, whose job is to watch over those tallying votes, showed up wearing a .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol.
Democratic challenger Mike Briggs has a five-point lead over Republican incumbent Brandon Vick in the 18th Legislative District’s Position 1 race after Tuesday’s primary, but plenty of votes remain in play heading into the Nov. 4 general election.