4/30/2013 5:38:00 PM Candidate filing period in Adams County is rapidly approaching
Anyone interested in filing to run for office in Adams County must do so between May 13 and 17. The primary election this year will be Aug. 6 and the general election will be Nov. 5. There are three ways to file. The first is to visit the Adams County auditor's office, located at 210 West Broadway Avenue, suite 200, Ritzville. Call (509) 659-3249 for more information. You can also file online at www.co.adams.wa.us and click on the elections link on the left side of the screen. You can also file by mail. Forms are located on the website or you can call the office and have them mailed to you. Open local offices include two seats on the Othello Community Hospital board, four seats on the Othello School District board and Othello's mayor, as well as three city council positions, those currently filled by Genna Dorow, Charles Garcia and Ken Caylor. For all open positions, visit www.co.adams.wa.us, click on "elections" and then "current election" and then "offices open for election."