Multiple seats are contested for the upcoming hospital district election set for Tuesday, May 16.
For the Syringa Hospital board of trustees, five positions are open:
• Two six-year term seats are sought by Twila Lee Hornbeck (incumbent), Jo Hardy (incumbent), Ben Paul, Leta Strauss and Jerry Zumalt, all of Grangeville.
• Two four-year term seats are sought by Gunther Williams (incumbent) of Grangeville, Paula Calcaterra (incumbent) of Harpster and Jane H. Carlson of Grangeville.
• One two-year term seat is sought by Ted Sellitti (incumbent) of Kooskia, James H. May of Kooskia and Chad Jungert of Grangeville.
Polls will be open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Polling places are in Clearwater, Cottonwood, Elk City, Fenn, Ferdinand, Grangeville, Greencreek, Harpster, Kamiah, Kooskia, Pollock, Riggins, Stites and White Bird. Mail-out precincts are Big Butte, Ferdinand, Glover, Joseph, Keuterville, Lowell, and Slate Creek I and II.
For a detailed list of polling places, see this week’s legal section.