Washington County • Elections • School • Fire May. 21
Early results for Forest Grove School Board, Fire District are in
Early election results show that in local fire board races, incumbents appear to be losing their seats in the May special district elections, while the Forest Grove School Board will retain Kate Grandusky, and fill position 5 with Narce Rodriguez.
Washington County • Government • elections May. 20
With one day to go for May elections, Washington Co. says turnout is 15%
The May special elections will end at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, and according to the Washington County elections office, just 15% of registered voters have turned in a ballot so far.
Fire • Weather • Forestry May. 20
Planned burns can reduce wildfire risks, but expanding use of 'good fire' isn't easy
Western states are preparing for summer and wildfire season. And although it may seem counter-intuitive, some of the most urgent conversations are about getting more fire onto the landscape.