Objections to CAO Filed with Growth Board

From the Common Sense Alliance [On April 26], Common Sense Alliance filed a Prehearing Brief with the State’s Growth Management Hearings Board spelling out its objections to the County’s Critical Area Ordinances (“CAO”) as applied to Wetlands and Fish and Wildlife Habitat Conservation Areas in San Juan County. Common Sense … Continue reading

Lots of Slots for Candidates to File – May 13 -17

From San Juan County Auditor Doris Schaller, Elections Administrator Candidate filing week for the August Primary and November General Elections will run May 13 through May 17. During that week, candidates for 43 open positions in districts throughout the county may submit their filing online, by email or fax, or … Continue reading

Guest Column: “Admitted” to Hospital or “Observed?” Big Difference

By Kathi Ciskowski I am very grateful that the following news story just came out via KOMO TV Problem Solvers. Everyone needs to know about this rule. It has to do with the difference between being fully admitted to a hospital as opposed to being there “under observation.” The difference can have … Continue reading