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0000017b-f971-ddf0-a17b-fd73f4250000Coverage of the 2019 Elections in Spokane and around the Inland Northwest region. Election coverage underwriter

Stratton, Rathbun To Run For NW Spokane City Council Seat

Current Spokane City Councilwoman Karen Stratton will have a chance to run for a second term. The primary election voters gave Stratton 48% of the vote in a six-way race.

She'll face retired Air Force navigator Andy Rathbun in the November election. Rathbun won more than 24% of the vote.

Washington state investigator Jeff Martin finished third in the race with 12.6% of the vote. Ken Side, Christopher Savage and Jeff Rugan all collected between 4-5% of the vote.