The Columbia County board of commissioners is seeking an attorney to handle half of the county’s indigent defense work for the remainder of 2020.
DAYTON — The Columbia County Board of County Commissioners will meet at their regular 9 a.m. time Monday morning, but the meeting will not be open to the public. They will be in executive session. There is no other agenda for that day.
DAYTON — Four and a half years ago, staff at the Dayton Memorial Library moved the children’s section to the basement of the building on South Third Street for more space, but concerns about access have surfaced.
Voters have until 8 p.m. Tuesday to deliver ballots to drop boxes or take them directly to their county election offices. Mailed ballots not postmarked by Nov. 5 will not be counted.
Residents are set to vote on Washington State Initiative 976 next week, which could decrease the cost of vehicle registration fees but would also lower funds for local transportation services, road maintenance and emergency services in Walla Walla and Columbia counties.