Clark County council, District 2: Republican Julie Olson will host a fundraiser from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Confluence Winery, 19111 N.W. 67th Ave., Ridgefield. RSVP to Olson at 360-609-3145 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clark County is more efficiently using its purchasing card program — which allows departments to make small purchases without prior approval — than it has in the past, according to the county Auditor's Office.
Port of Vancouver Commissioner, District 2: The campaign to elect Eric LaBrant will host "An Evening Atop Vancouver" from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 30 at the sixth-floor offices of marketing firm AHA!, 415 W. Sixth St., Vancouver. Appetizers will be provided by local caterer Jo Foody, with musical entertainment by Jeffrey Graham. Tickets are $20 at the door. RSVP to email@example.com.
Evergreen Public Schools director, Position 3: Victoria Bradford will have a campaign kickoff event at 6 p.m. Monday at the home of Shannon Beecher, 16004 N.E. Seventh St., Vancouver. School board members plan to attend the event.
If lawmakers in Olympia fail to agree on a budget by the first of July, Donna Orr has a number she's supposed to call early in the morning to find out whether she should report to work that day. Orr, who works in the division of child support at the state's Department of Social and Health Services, was told to call each day until a budget deal is struck.
In an unexpected move, the Young Democrats of Clark County endorsed Marc Boldt, an independent, over Democrat Mike Dalesandro in the race for Clark County chair. The group announced its support for the former Republican on Wednesday.