Filing week produces contested Cheney races
More than 2 file for City Council, School Board seats
Last updated 5/27/2021 at 10:21am
CHENEY — Filing week produced only two races that will be contested in the Aug. 3 primary election
The battle for Cheney City Council Position No. 3 is the most contested race in southern Spokane County, with five candidates entering the political fray to fill a seat being vacated by John Taves.
Justin Amyot, Tim Gainer, Mark Posthuma, Ryan Delany and Jacquelyn Belock all filed for the seat last week.
Gainer ran for the Postion No.1 seat in 2017, but lost to Paul Schmidt, 42.1% to 57.9%.
Schmidt is unopposed in his incumbency for the Position No. 1 seat this year.
The second most conteste...