West Ada sets dates for trustee applications, interviews

West Ada School District trustee candidates to replace Russell Joki, who resigned earlier this month, have until April 22 to submit an application, the school board decided Tuesday night.

Trustee interviews with candidates will be held on April 26. West Ada trustees would appoint Joki's replacement under Idaho law. The new trustee will complete Joki's term, which ends in 2019.

Instructions for applying will be available at the district website at

Joki, one of three trustees targeted for a recall election May 17, abruptly resigned for personal reasons and declined to discuss them.