Text Size:   A+ A- A   •   Text Only

Press Release: October 12, 2011

Governor Kitzhaber appoints Justice of the Peace for Harney County 

(Salem, OR) — Governor Kitzhaber appointed Matthew R. Fine as Justice of the Peace for Harney County to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Dewey A. Newton.
Mr. Fine, who holds a degree from Blue Mountain Community College, has almost 30 years of public service, including positions in the Burns, Bend, Hood River, and Lincoln City Police Departments. Mr. Fine currently volunteers with the Harney County Fair, Rodeo, and Race Meet, the Harney County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue unit, as well as officiating youth football and basketball games.
The Governor thanks Mr. Fine for his willingness to serve Harney County.

Media Contacts:
Tim Raphael, 503-689-6117
Amy Wojcicki, 503-689-5324

Keep up with Governor Kitzhaber