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All four of the incumbant Yelm City Council members up for election will run unopposed for their term this Fall for their seats.
“For Yelm City Council, incumbents Don Miller, John Thompson, Joe Baker and Russ Hendrickson filed early in the week.
Thompson and Hendrickson were appointed by Yelm City Council when council expanded from five to seven members in 2006,” quoting the June 8 Nisqually Valley News.
Mayor Ron Harding issued a Proclamation on Tuesday, June 12 announcing that June 28 – July 1 will be Prairie Days in Yelm, calling this period “a signature celebration for our community.”
The City Council was told Yelm’s Wal-Mart will open July 18.