WACO Logo

Courthouse Journal Blog

The Courthouse Journal is the official weekly newsletter of the Washington Association of County Officials. The Courthouse Journal Blog is a collection of publications relevant to WACO members, their staff, and others. *This blog is not updated on a schedule.

Mar 24

Legislative Session Update (Week 11)

Posted on March 24, 2023 at 10:57 AM by Cella Hyde

It is day 75 of the 105 legislative session and we have crossed a very critical cut off. By now for a bill to continue, it must be in the opposite side of the house.

Continue Reading...

Mar 06

Celebrating Member Wins & Events: WA State Sheriffs

Posted on March 6, 2023 at 7:20 AM by Cella Hyde

We’re only two months into 2023, but officials all over Washington state have been busy fulfilling their duties, supporting the community, and adding to their teams. WACO will be compiling a collection of updates from member offices throughout the state to help you see and celebrate the achievements and community interactions happening all around us. Today we’re starting with the sheriff’s offices of Washington! 

Continue Reading...

Sep 27

Celebrating WACO President Stacie Prada at the 64th Annual WACO Conference

Posted on September 27, 2022 at 10:16 PM by Cella Hyde

The first day of the 64th Annual WACO Conference is coming to a close. The day was full of insightful affiliate trainings, discussions, and interactions with friends and peers that we haven’t seen in over a year! The night is quickly ending in the Hospitality Suite as we post this blog article – but we wanted to take a moment to highlight the President’s Reception that took place earlier in the evening.

Continue Reading...