County Government After Settlement in Yakima, Voting Rights Advocates Put County Governments On Notice By Rebecca White • Sep 3, 2021 Wikimedia Commons Listen Listening... / 3:45 Yakima County's election system will now switch to entirely district-based elections after the county commissioners settled with voting rights activists. Activists and voting rights advocates put local governments on notice this week when they settled a lawsuit with Yakima County to rewrite its election process. Spokane County Redistricting Maps Released To Mixed Reactions By Rebecca White • Aug 31, 2021 Courtesy of Spokane County Redistricting Commission Listen Listening... / 3:54 The Spokane County Redistricting Committee has released four maps for future commissioner elections. The group tasked with carving Spokane County into five new county commissioner districts has released four maps. The maps have garnered mixed reviews.