Two City Council members are facing recall petitions for, and the mayor is the subject of an investigation in scandal-ridden Tenino. Councilman Robert Scribner is alleged to have used the Department of Labor and Industries computers to allegedly dig up information on the mayor. Councilman Frank Anderson allegedly owes the city $140,000. Washington requires a judicial decision of cause, and a judge has allowed the Anderson petitions to go forward.
Mayor Eric Strawn was seen in a city police car with a woman in a Lacey parking lot. Witnesses said there was oral sex. Police couldn't prove it and he is not charged with any crime.