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Candidate Workshop May 2; Candidate Filing Begins May 15

The Mason County Auditor’s Office has scheduled a Candidate Workshop on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Elections Department at 411 N. 5th Street in Shelton.

This is a great opportunity for anyone who is thinking about running for office this year as there are 59 offices up for election. The workshop will include information about open positions, filing for office, election deadlines, candidate statements, sign regulations and requesting voter information. Continue reading Candidate Workshop May 2; Candidate Filing Begins May 15

Election Results to be Certified Friday

The results from the February 14th Special Election are nearly final as election officials in the Mason County Auditor’s Office released results Thursday with certification set for Friday. According to the latest numbers, all measures on the ballot have passed including the Shelton School District’s $64.8 Million bond. Continue reading Election Results to be Certified Friday

Election Results – Updated 4 PM 2/15/17

The latest election results (as of 4 PM 2/15/17) show the measures picking up votes. Wednesday, election officials in the Mason County Auditor’s Office counted nearly 700 more ballots from Tuesday’s Special Election which increase the turnout to over 38% (38.23%).

The Shelton School District’s bond now has an approval rate of 60.53%. That’s 2,830 voting in favor and 1,845 voting against. This measure needed 60% to pass.
The approval rate for the District replacement levy is now 64.45% with 3,024 voting “Yes” and 1,668 voting “No”. This measure needed a simple majority to pass. Continue reading Election Results – Updated 4 PM 2/15/17

Shelton School Bond & Levy Passing

After the initial count of ballots from Tuesday’s Election, all measures, including the Shelton School District’s $64.8 Million Construction Bond, were passing.

Shelton’s bond received 60.43% of the vote. That’s 2,532 approving the bond to reconfigure grades, renovate schools, build an addition at the high school and construct a new Mt. View Elementary School while 1,658 voted against. The measure needed 60% to pass. Continue reading Shelton School Bond & Levy Passing

Election Results

Here are latest election results after numbers were released Tuesday night:

Shelton School District No. 309
Bonds to Reconfigure, Construct and Renovate Schools
Proposition 2

% Votes
Approve  60.43  2,532
Reject  39.57  1,658

Shelton School District No. 309
Educational Programs and Operations Replacement Levy
Proposition 1

% Votes
Yes  64.05  2,694
No  35.95  1,512

Continue reading Election Results

Pioneer School District Asking Approval of Reduced Levy

On February 14, 2017, the Pioneer School District will ask voters to approve a three-year replacement Maintenance and Operation Levy which would be at a lesser rate.

The Pioneer School District Board of Directors voted to reduce the Maintenance and Operations Levy collection for the 2018, 2019, and 2020 calendar years. If approved, the proposed 2018 levy rates represent an approximate 10% reduction from the voter approved 2017 levy collection. Continue reading Pioneer School District Asking Approval of Reduced Levy

Latest Election Results 11/14/16

election 2016 cHere are the latest unofficial results from the November 8th General election. The results from Mason County are as of 4 PM Monday, November 14th while the state results are as of 7 PM Monday.

Still no significant changes in the numbers:

Mason County County Commissioner District 1
Candidate Vote Vote %
Randy Neatherlin
(Prefers None Party)
13,820 54.97%
Kelley McIntosh
(Prefers Independent Party)
11,322 45.03%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 25,142

Mason County County Commissioner District 2
Candidate Vote Vote %
Kevin Shutty
(Prefers Republican Party)
14,048 53.73%
Roslynne Reed
(Prefers Democratic Party)
12,099 46.27%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 26,147

Proposed Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District
Measure Vote Vote %
For the formation of a metropolitan park district to be governed by five at large commissioners
8,364 35.52%
Against the formation of a metropolitan park district
15,181 64.48%
Total Votes 23,545 100%

Continue reading Latest Election Results 11/14/16

Updated Election Results

election 2016 cHere are the latest results from Tuesday’s General Election. Mason County results are as of 2 PM Thursday. Statewide and 35th District results are as of 1 AM Friday.

There are about 500 ballots left to be counted in Mason County and over 670,000 statewide.  More results will be released on Monday. The election will be certified on November 28th.

Voter turnout in Mason County is 75%. Statewide the turnout is just over 60%.

No significant changes in the latest numbers.
Mason County County Commissioner District 1
Candidate Vote Vote %
Randy Neatherlin
(Prefers None Party)
13,569 55.08%
Kelley McIntosh
(Prefers Independent Party)
11,067 44.92%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 24,636

Mason County County Commissioner District 2
Candidate Vote Vote %
Kevin Shutty
(Prefers Republican Party)
13,782 53.81%
Roslynne Reed
(Prefers Democratic Party)
11,832 46.19%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 25,614

Proposed Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District
Measure Vote Vote %
For the formation of a metropolitan park district to be governed by five at large commissioners
8,128 35.26%
Against the formation of a metropolitan park district
14,921 64.74%
Total Votes 23,049 100%

Continue reading Updated Election Results

Election Results Updated 5 PM 11/9/16

election 2016 cHere are the latest unofficial results as of 5 PM November 9, 2016 after election officials counted additional ballots from Tuesday’s General Election.

No significant changes in the numbers.

Mason County County Commissioner District 1
Candidate Vote Vote %
Randy Neatherlin
(Prefers None Party)
12,382 55.03%
Kelley McIntosh
(Prefers Independent Party)
10,118 44.97%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 22,500

 

Mason County County Commissioner District 2
Candidate Vote Vote %
Kevin Shutty
(Prefers Republican Party)
12,579 53.64%
Roslynne Reed
(Prefers Democratic Party)
10,873 46.36%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 23,452
Proposed Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District
Measure Vote Vote %
For the formation of a metropolitan park district to be governed by five at large commissioners
7,384 35.01%
Against the formation of a metropolitan park district
13,709 64.99%
Total Votes 21,093 100%

Continue reading Election Results Updated 5 PM 11/9/16

Unofficial General Election Results

election 2016 cHere are the latest unofficial General Election results from Tuesday night’s initial count:

Mason County County Commissioner District 1
Candidate Vote Vote %
Randy Neatherlin
(Prefers None Party)
11,093 55.17%
Kelley McIntosh
(Prefers Independent Party)
9,013 44.83%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 20,106

Mason County County Commissioner District 2
Candidate Vote Vote %
Kevin Shutty
(Prefers Republican Party)
11,232 53.54%
Roslynne Reed
(Prefers Democratic Party)
9,746 46.46%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 20,978

Proposed Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District Mason County Proposition No. 1 Metropolitan Park District
Measure Vote Vote %
For the formation of a metropolitan park district to be governed by five at large commissioners
6,516 34.46%
Against the formation of a metropolitan park district
12,395 65.54%
Total Votes 18,911 100%

Continue reading Unofficial General Election Results