Register for special election
Citizens can register to vote online at www.registertovote .ca.gov by midnight Monday. Registration cards are also available at all post offices, library branches, city hall, the Tehama County Clerk and Recorders office, the county elections office, and at www.co.tehama.ca.us. For more information, call 527-8190 or 886-289-5307.
Tehama County Registrar of Voters Beverly Ross and the last day to register to vote for the special state Senate District 4 election is Monday.
The Jan. 8 special election runoff is between Republican Jim Nielsen and Democrat Michael "Mickey" Harrington.
Ross advises registered voters who have moved within the county, changed their name or changed a mailing address must complete a new voter registration card. Election material is not forwardable.
The winner replaces Congressman-elect Doug LaMalfa, R-Richvale.
Candidates for the office were on the Nov. 6 ballot, but none earned the 50.1 percent of the vote required to win outright.