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Election results: 911 tax hike defeated, other ballot issues fare better

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

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County Clerk's Office staff and election precinct workers gather around the whiteboard Tuesday, April 3, to see early election results posted.
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Voters declined to approve a tax hike in one countywide tax issue on the April 3 ballot. The 1/2-percent sales tax increase, which had a four-year sunset clause, was defeated by a wide margin.

According to unofficial election results, 1,169 "no" votes to 672 "yes" votes.

The Orearville school district proposition fared better, with 34 "yes" votes to 30 "no" votes.

Sweet Springs bond issue also passed, with a vote of 104 to 31.

City council elections

Arrow Rock
Town board
--Karen Berry: 25
--Mitchell McCuan: 17
--Lou Hodges: 16

Blackburn
Mayor
--Karlin Breshears: 25
--Larry Mueller: 20

Ward 1
--Ron Catlett: 21
--Charles Meinershagen: 4

Ward 2
--Johnny LaGore: 16

Emma
Aldermen
--Dennis Oetting: 18
--Lonnie Weber: 17

Grand Pass
Aldermen
--Joyce Dambacher: 8
--Beverly Richtermeyer: 7
--Herbert Richtermeyer: 4

Malta Bend
Mayor
--Scott Moore: 28
--David Reeves: 14

Ward 1
--Jack Rash: 22

Ward 2
--Allen Clemons: 15

Marshall
Ward 1
--Shelia Cook: 184
--Jeff Mikels: 124

Ward 2
--Vince Lutterbie: 180

Ward 3
--Dan Brandt: 100
--Matt Whitney: 62
--Ben Jones: 21

Ward 4
--Ron Duvall: 102

Miami
--Billy Joe Narron: 25
--Christina Taylor: 24
--A.J. Giannerini: 15
--Elizabeth A. Elson: 13
--Billy J. Knotts Jr.: 12
--Karen Wilson: 6

Mt. Leonard
Aldermen
Merle Trelow: 11
Elaine Wagner: 11

Nelson
Ward 1
Richard Clause: 12

Ward 2
Elwood Waller: 9

Slater
Ward 1
--Harry Lightfoot: 52

Ward 3
--Brett Hemeyer: 50
--Frank Dolezal: 9

Ward 4
--Cathie Jeffries: 24

Sweet Springs
Ward 1
--Tommy Goode: 49
--Eric Rader: 26

Ward 2
--David B. Goode: 52

Collector
--Janice Bybee: 119

School boards

Sweet Springs
--Darla Reid: 189
--Cindi Sims: 172
--Bruce Hoyes: 80
--Marc W. Johnson: 44

Blackwater R-2
--Deborah Waller: 34
--Bobbie Renfrow: 26
--Tonya Holder: 18
--Paula Danner: 8

Miami R-1
--James Merchant: 70
--A.J. Giannerini: 51

Other boards

Slater Special Road District
--Rodney LaRue: 129
--Richard Mark Fizer: 103

Contact Eric Crump at ecrump@marshallnews.com



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