UPDATED RESULTS: Incumbents continue to hold large leads in 31st district race | ELECTION 2012
Incumbent State Representatives Christopher Hurst and Cathy Dahlquist continue to maintain their large leads in the second round of election results released by the Secretary of State’s office.
As of 4:16 p.m. Nov. 7, Hurst, an Independent Democrat, continued to lead Republican challenger Lisa Connors by a margin of 55.2 percent to 44.8 percent. So far, Hurst has received 20,229 votes to 16,449 for Connors.
Meanwhile, Dahlquist, a Republican, held her lead over Democrat Brian L. Gunn, leading 62.78 percent to 37.22 percent, or 23,223 votes to 13,767.
Updated results on other King County races have been delayed until later this evening.
Updated results will be released each afternoon until the election is certified on Nov. 27.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
The Courier-Herald is publishing a three-part debate between Black Diamond Mayor Carol Benson and her opponent Judy Baxley. Last week, candidates answered questions concerning the city, and what they would do as mayor to address any issues. This week, Part 2, is a chance for candidates to rebut their opponent’s statements. Part 3 will wrap-up with final statements.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.