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Newell B.
Claro, Jr.


Occupation: 1994 to present - Realtor: 2001 to present Business owner, Country Boys Real Estate

Occupational Background: Retired U.S. Forest Service, 30 years government service throughout the Northwest: firefighter to Civil Engineering Technician; US Army 1965 to 1968

Educational Background: Oregon State University, Forestry Engineering; Modesto Jr. College, Civil Engineering; Shasta Jr. College, Civil Engineering; Trinity County High School.

Prior Governmental Experience: Crook County Fire & Rescue Board of Directors (Chairperson & Vice Chairperson)

Community Service: Central Oregon Boys & Girls Club Prineville Branch Advisory Committee, Chairperson; Central Oregon Boys & Girls Club Board of Governors; Central Oregon Association of Realtors Government Affairs Committee; Crook County Juniper Canyon Emergency Access Route Committee; Past Service: Chairperson Juniper Canyon Citizens Committee; Crook County Sheriff Advisory Committee; Citizens Committee to acquire Fire Protection for Juniper Canyon and Powell Butte; Scoutmaster Boy Scouts of America; Chairperson North Grays Harbor Search and Rescue, Washington State:

CLARNO, Maintaining OUR Rural Livability by Establishing a MASTER Plan for Juniper Canyon, Powell Butte, and the Downtown Area!

CLARNO, Promoting Private Property Rights by WORKING with ALL Property Owners and dealing with the many Zoning issues within the County!

CLARNO, Promoting Family Wage JOBS by CREATING a Business Friendly Environment.

CLARNO, Proven Community Leader!

CLARNO leadership skills come from a lifetime of real experience, servicing as Chairperson in numerous organizations, both Government and Community.

CLARNO graduate of "Leadership Prineville 2001"!

CLARNO has deep roots in Central Oregon from early settlers in Crook County to relatives from Clarno, Oregon Area.

Clarno is a hardworking, ethical, energetic, and skilled. Clarno has the proven abilities and education to be the next Crook County Commissioner. Clarno will have an open door policy and stand ready to listen and respond to ALL the citizens of our county. Clarno positive vision of the future includes prosperity, security, and responsible use of all of Crook County resources.

(This information furnished by Newell B. Clarno, Jr.)