Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Orofino City Council candidates featured in election forum Oct. 24
Five Orofino residents will vie for the three open Orofino City Council positions in the Nov. 8 election. The Orofino Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a forum at Monday, Oct. 24 at the
cafeteria. It will allow the public to get more information and ask questions of the candidates. Orofino High School
Squaring off for seats on City Council are incumbents Doug Donner and Marguerite McLaughlin versus new candidates Avery Dunaway, Shannon Schrader and Don Gardner.
Avery Dunaway – Avery is a shareholder and secretary/treasurer of
ASE Signs, Inc. He has been in the area for 16 years and is married to a lifelong Orofino resident. Avery has not previously held an elected position.
Shannon Schrader –
Shannon is an auto body technician at Orofino Body Shop. She has been in Orofino for 18 years.
Doug Donner – Doug is running for re-election.
Marguerite McLaughlin – Marguerite is running for re-election. She is currently the elected chair for the Finance and Personnel and the Water and Wastewater Committees. She is also a member of the Street Committee and the Airport Committee. She has served on Orofino City Council for the past six consecutive years.
Don Gardner – Don is the Clearwater County Emergency Management Coordinator, a member of the Orofino Fire Department and an instructor for ISU/FEMA/EST. Don is currently the chair for District 2 Interoperability Governance Board.
The forum will be moderated by Orofino resident and owner of KLER Radio, Jeff Jones.
Posted by ClearTrib at 11:38 AM