Five voters just made it to the ballot box in the last few minutes before 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 7. When Elections staff opened the San Juan Island drop box they found it stuffed with approximately 800 ballots.
As of noon, Tuesday, August 7 there were 4,303 ballots being processed with about another 250 that needed to begin being processed. The boxes on Orcas and Lopez islands had been emptied on Monday. The 800+ ballots collected in Friday Harbor and the ballots in the Orcas and Lopez Island boxes will be processed Wednesday, August 8. An updated result will be posted on the county's website by the end of the day Wednesday.
The top two candidates in each race go on to the General Election.
The results of the ballots counted as of 8 p.m. Tuesday are:
U.S. Representative District 2: To view the results of both federal races visit the Sec of State website
Rick Larsen 63,166
Uncle Mover 7,258
Gary Franco 7,202 of Lopez Island
Collin Richard Carlson 7,127
Brian Luke 6,869
Stonewall Jackson Bird (Stoney) 3,718
40th District results of county ballots: To view district-wide results visit the Sec of State website.
Debra Lekanoff 1,680
Alex Ramel 769
Michael Petrish 633
Rud Browne 439
Daniel Miller 347
Tom Pasma 190
Lopez School Levy:
Court of Appeals, Division 1, District 3 Judge Position 1 - county results. To view district-wide results visit the Sec of State website.
Rita Latsinova 1,577
Cecily Hazelrigg-Hernandez 580
Lisa Keeler 579
Tom SeGuine 520
Roger Leishman 173
In the San Juan County Prosecutor race: Both candidates will continue onto the November General Election Ballot.
Randy Gaylord 2,257
Nick Power 1,804
Precinct Committee Officer Republican Party candidates
Heather Christensen 37
Kelley Unger 18
Precinct Committee Officer Democratic Party candidates
Sharon Abreau 161
Brian Schmitz 40
To see all the county results visit the county's Elections webpage