Politics

[6/15/21] Petition Filed For Recall of Bridgeport City Council

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Drama in Bridgeport, as a petition has been filed in Douglas County Superior Court for the recall of the entire five-member Bridgeport City Council.  Focal point of the recall petition is the Bridgeport Transportation Benefit District.  The petition alleges that since the creation of the TBD in 2016, the City Council, in it’s position and […]

[5/21/21] Possible Money For Fiber To Airport

Posted in Business & Economy, Local Government & Meetings, Politics

We’ve told you about money from the state for water to the airport; now how about money from the feds for fiber to the airport?  It could happen, according to Chelan County Commissioner Tiffany Gering.  Eighth District Congressperson Kim Schrier had asked people in the district for applications for community grants; of the 80 applications […]

[5/19/21] New County Prosecutor Appointed

Posted in Law Enforcement, Local Government & Meetings, Politics

Chelan County Commissioners have decided on a new prosecutor. Doug Shae is retiring as county prosecutor at the end of the month; at Tuesday night’s Manson Community Council virtual meeting, Commissioner Tiffany Gering announced Shae’s replacement: Also taking part in the meeting was Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett, who had good words to say about […]

[5/13/21] Pateros Residents Needed For Bond Committee

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Politics

The City of Pateros is planning a bond issue on the August ballot, and they’re looking for input: Mayor Carlene Anders there, and she needs residents to sit on a committee and get their input for the voter’s pamphlet: But the mayor adds the city needs to hear from you now: If you are interested, […]

[6/18/20] Manson Community Council to host candidate forum

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Listen to Manson Community Council Chairman Kari Sorenson tell KOZI about the upcoming candidate forum. AUDIO: 1:00

[2/21/20] Interview with Brad Hawkins

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Brad Hawkins talks with host Jeff Conwell on KOZI’s second cup show.

[1/31/20] Brad Hawkins’ KOZI interview

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Senator Brad Hawkins was a guest on KOZI’s Second Cup morning show with Jeff Conwell this week. Take a listen to the complete interview.

[12/9/19] Senator Brad Hawkins shares community connection with KOZI

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(AUDIO) Senator Hawkins discusses the upcoming 2020 legislative session with KOZI’s Jeff Conwell.

[8/21/19] Pressure Mounts On Shea to Resign

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Numerous opponents are calling for a conservative state lawmaker to resign after reports that he was collecting intelligence on local progressive leaders. The union of the Spokane Police Department has joined Spokane City Council members in calling for state Rep. Matt Shea’s resignation. The Guardian and The Spokesman-Review have recently reported that the Spokane Valley […]

[8/15/19] Hawkin’s “Listening Tour” Hits the Road in September

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Sen. Brad Hawkins has announced the times and locations for his third annual 12th District “listening tour” in early September. Similar to his first two listening tours, Hawkins will visit all four counties in the legislative district with his legislative staff.  This year’s tour builds on previous tours, returning to Leavenworth, Cashmere, Quincy, Wenatchee, Pateros, Twisp, […]