Q&A Review: 5 of 9 Shasta County Board of Supervisors Candidates

Shasta County’s mailed ballots for the March 5 Presidential Primary Election have reached their destinations.

Some of the most hotly contested races are among nine Shasta County Board of Supervisors candidates. A News Cafe reached out to all the supervisor candidates. Five accepted A News Cafe’s invitation to answer identical questions. Those supervisors are District 2 candidates Susanne Baremore, Allen Long and Laura Hobbs; District 3 incumbent Mary Rickert, and District 4 candidate Matt Plummer.

Candidates who did not accept the invitation are District 2 candidate Dan Sloan, District 3 candidates Corkey Harmon and Win Carpenter, and District 4 incumbent/candidate Patrick Jones.

For a re-cap of A News Cafe’s questions and the five of the candidates’ answers, see below for Baremore, Long, Hobbs, Rickert and Plummer’s Q&As for your review.

Mary Rickert, District 3 Incumbent/Candidate
Allen Long, District 2 Candidate

Click here for Allen Long’s Q&A. 

Laura Hobbs, District 2 Candidate

Click here for Hobbs’ Q&A

Susanne Baremore, District 2 Candidate

Click here for Susanne Baremore’s Q&A.

Matt Plummer, District 4 candidate

Click here for Matt Plummer’s Q&A.


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Doni Chamberlain

Independent online journalist Doni Chamberlain founded A News Cafe in 2007 with her son, Joe Domke. Chamberlain holds a Bachelor's Degree in journalism from CSU, Chico. She's an award-winning newspaper opinion columnist, feature and food writer recognized by the Associated Press, the California Newspaper Publishers Association and E.W. Scripps. She's been featured and quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, The Washington Post, L.A. Times, Slate, Bloomberg News and on CNN, KQED and KPFA. She lives in Redding, California.

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