R-90 petitions available for signing on Thursday in Othello

| June 2, 2020 9:00 PM

OTHELLO — Washington residents are collecting signatures to get the new controversial sex-ed legislation on this November’s ballot for voters to weigh in on. A total of 129,811 signatures are required, according to the Parents for Safe Schools website.

On Thursday, June 4 from 2 to 6 p.m., petitions will be available for signing at Pioneer Park, next to Ace Hardware in Othello. Those concerned about the sex-ed curriculum that was recently passed are invited to sign the petitions.