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Spring Election 2021: Central HS Paddock Lake seat to be contested

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha will be able to vote in a contested election for the Paddock Lake seat on the School Board in the April 6 election. Filing to run for the Paddock Lake seat by Tuesday’s deadline were: Cheryl Baysinger, incumbent. John Poole. Two other seats on the board […]

Spring Election 2021: Wilmot Union High School to need primary for school board election

Wilmot Union High School will need a primary election in February to narrow down the field for two school board seats to be filled in the April election. None of the five candidates are incumbents. The seats that are open were held by a person who resigned and a person who is not running for […]

Spring Election 2021: Twin Lakes to have contested race for trustee

Twin Lakes voters will be able to vote in a contested election for village trustee on April 6. Filing by Tuesday’s deadline to fill the three at-large seats are: Sharon Bower, incumbent. Kevin Fitzgerald, incumbent. Aaron Karow, incumbent. Bob Wagner. Village president will also be on the ballot. Only incumbent Howard Skinner filed to run. […]

Spring Election 2021: Wheatland to have contested race for town chairman

Wheatland voters will have the opportunity to vote in a contested election on April 6 for town chairman. Two candidates filed to run for the office as of Tuesday’s deadline: William Glembocki, the incumbent. Diane Grenus. All other town offices will be unopposed: Supervisors Kelly Wilson and Andrew Lois, both incumbents. Town Clerk Sheila Siegler, […]

Salem Lakes clerk addresses questions about recording of voter participation at myvote.wi.gov

Salem Lakes Village Clerk Shannon Hahn issued the following news release addressing common concerns about showing voter participation at myvote.wi.gov that her office has been fielding. Though Hahn addressed this to Salem Lakes voters, it holds true for other local municipalities too so you might give it a look if you too have questions about […]

Fall Election 2020: Trump/Pence win Kenosha County

With Kenosha County now reporting full unofficial results, Donald Trump has defeated Joseph Biden in the presidential race: Donald J. Trump / Michael R. Pence (R) 44,972 (50.71%) Joseph R. Biden / Kamala D. Harris (D) 42,191 (47.57%) Trump increased his margin over 2016 by about 2,500 votes. Total votes cast in the presidential election […]

County vote totals lingering as incomplete; Trump leads Biden

Full unofficial vote counts in Tuesday’s election are still unavailable as of 5:25 a.m., Wednesday. With numbers last posted at 12:38 a.m., incomplete results from Kenosha County show: President/vice president:  Donald J. Trump / Michael R. Pence (R) 34,508 (59.9%) to Joseph R. Biden / Kamala D. Harris (D) 22,064 (38.3%). US House of Representatives, […]

Fall Election 2020: It’s Election Day

It’s Election Day today with federal, state and county partisan offices on the ballot. At the federal level, President Donald J. Trump (R) is being challenged by former Vice President Joesph Biden (D). Congressman Bryan Steil (R) is being challenged by Roger Polack (D). At the state level, the 61st Assembly District race is uncontested, […]

Be patient for local election results, says county clerk

Kenosha County’s top election official is asking for patience in awaiting results from Tuesday’s election in light of a large amount of absentee ballots causing unprecedented circumstances. Here is a news release from County Clerk Regi Bachochin issued Monday: County leaders and elections officials are administering a safe, fair andaccurate election, Kenosha County Clerk Regi […]

Western Kenosha County seeing elevated absentee/early voting

Western Kenosha County is part of the trend toward increased use of absentee voting, either through mailing in a ballot or voting early in-person. We contacted the municipal clerks in Bristol, Salem Lakes, Twin Lakes, Paddock Lake, Randall, Wheatland, Paris and Brighton. The clerks that responded all said use of absentee voting is above the […]

Wheatland special electors meeting Monday to include vote on spending $2.5 million for new fire station

Wheatland town electors will be able to vote Monday on whether to authorize funding for a new fire station not to exceed $2.5 million. The special town meeting of electors will take place at 6 p.m. at Wheatland Center School, 6606 368th Ave. An elector is a resident who is 18 years of age and […]

Kenosha County Clerk gives guidelines for voting absentee in Aug. 11 partisan primary election

In-person absentee voting for the Aug. 11 partisan primary election is nowunderway at municipal clerks’ offices across Kenosha County, while the window to request an absentee ballot by mail remains open until Aug. 6, County Clerk Regi Bachochin reminded voters Tuesday. “No doubt, this will be another unusual election due to the COVID-19 pandemic,” Bachochin […]

Western Kenosha County went big for absentee voting in April 7 election

Election officials throughout Wisconsin urged people planning to vote in the April 7 presidential preference primary and spring non-partisan election to use the absentee voting process, due to COVID-19 spread concerns. Typically, municipal clerks here said they would expect in-person voting to far outweigh absentee votes. As an example, Bristol village Clerk Amy Klemko said […]

Absentee vote counting in Salem Lakes slows results; totals now updated

Counting of absentee ballots in Salem Lakes has been slow, delaying final unofficial vote totals in some races, the county has announced. From a statement released via Facebook: Counting of absentee ballots in the Village of Salem Lakes is taking longer than usual, hence results are not yet complete for the 19th, 20th and 22nd […]

Spring election 2020: Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School Board results

Early results are in for the contested race for Trevor-Wilmot School Board. There are two at-large seats to be filled. At 8:35 p.m., with 2 of 3 polls reporting: Matthew Connor 17 Antonio Villalobos 11 Cole Marshall 9 Incumbent Bill Barhyte 7 At 7:40 a.m., Tuesday — Complete unofficial results: Connor 330  Marshall 310  Barhyte […]

Spring election 2020: Wilmot Union High School Board results

Early results are coming in for the contested race for Wilmot Union High School Board. There are three at-large seats to be filled. At 7:52 p.m., with 7 of 8 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Kelly Hansen 1,097 Erin Tassone 959 Janine Morgan 893 Steve Turner 671 Jim Walker 632 UPDATE 7:44 a.m., […]

Spring Election 2020: Central High School District of Westosha Board-Salem Seat results

Following are the results of the contested race for Central High School District of Westosha Board-Salem Seat. At 7:48 p.m., with 5 of 5 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Bill Watson 1,751 Incumbent Karen Shoopman 1,533 UPDATE 7:37 a.m., Tuesday — Complete unofficial results: Watson 2,225 Shoopman 1,886 Share90Tweet90 Shares

Spring election 2020: Wheatland Center School Board results

Following are the results of the contested race for Wheatland Center School Board. There are two at-large seats to be filled. At 7:41 p.m., with 4 of 5 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Incumbent Rachael E. Crane 632  Randy Ebertowski 322  Erik A. Zavacke 279  UPDATE 7:34 a.m. — Complete unofficial results: Crane […]

Spring election 2020: Salem School Board results

Following are the results of the contested race for Salem School Board. There are two at-large seats to be filled. At 7:35 p.m., with 3 of 3 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Incumbent Dana Powers 536 (24%) Jack Niccolai 473 (21%) Incumbent Ted Goergen 371 (17%) UPDATE 7:27 a.m., Tuesday — Complete unofficial […]

Spring election 2020: Randall School Board results

Following are the results of the contested race for Randall School Board. There are two at-large seats to be filled. At 7:32 p.m., with 3 of 3 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Richard Petska 602 (22%) Steven Calderwood 438 (16%) Patrick Awe 417 (15%) Share2Tweet2 Shares

Spring election 2020: Bristol School Board results

Following are the results of the contested race for Bristol School Board. There are two at-large seats to be filled. At 7:28 p.m., with 5 of 5 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Sue Kratowicz 660 (20%) Adam Scheele 648 (20%) David Blair 554 (17%) Steve Guion 333 (10%) Share2Tweet2 Shares

Spring election 2020: Randall town supervisor #4 results

Here are the results of the Randall town supervisor #4 race. At 7:08 p.m., with 1 of 1 poll reporting what may be incomplete results: Nancy A. Kemp 354 (42%) Mark Halvey 323 (39%) Share1Tweet1 Shares

Spring election 2020: Randall town supervisor #2 results

Here are the results of the Randall town supervisor #2 race. At 7:05 p.m., with 1 of 1 poll reporting what may be incomplete results: Paula A. Soderman 365 (44%) Ron Peterson 315 (38%) Share1Tweet1 Shares

Spring election 2020: Twin Lakes village trustee results

Following are the results of the contested race for Twin Lakes village trustee. There are three at-large seats to be filled. At a 6:48 p.m. with 1 of 1 poll reporting what may be incomplete results: Incumbent Barbara Andres 603 (17%) Incumbent Jeremy Robert Knoll 603 (17%) Bill Kaskin 551 (16%) Incumbent Thomas E. Connolly […]

Spring election 2020; County Board supervisor Dist. 22 results

Early results are coming in for the contested race for District 22 county supervisor. As of 6:42 p.m., with 2 of 3 polls reporting results are: Incumbent Erin Decker 663 Bruce Nopenz 382  UPDATE 7:22 p.m. — With 3 of 3 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Erin Decker 788  Bruce Nopenz 469 UPDATE […]

Spring election 2020: County Board supervisor Dist. 18 results

Early results are coming in for the contest county supervisor Dist. 18 race. With 2 of 3 polls reporting at 6:12 p.m.: Jill Gillmore 525 (50%) Incumbent Monica M. Yuhas 388 (37%) UPDATE 7:20 p.m. — With 3 of 3 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Yuhas 1,020 (49%) Gillmore 842 (40%) Share4Tweet4 Shares

Spring election 2020; County Board supervisor Dist. 20 results

Early results are coming in for the contested race for District 20 county supervisor. As of 5:08 p.m., with 1 of 3 polls reporting results are: Sharon Pomaville 324 Incumbent John K. Poole 296 The 20th District includes Paddock Lake and parts of Salem Lakes. UPDATE 6:06 p.m. — Latest results with 2 of 3 polls […]

Spring election 2020: County Board supervisor Dist. 19 results

Early results are coming in for the contested race for District 19 county supervisor. At 4:59 p.m., results from 7 of 9 polls show: Sandra Beth 727 Incumbent Michael Skalitzky 303 The 19th District includes Paris, most of Brighton and portions of Bristol and Somers. UPDATE 6:03 p.m. — With 9 of 9 polls reporting […]

Spring Election 2020: It’s Election Day!

It’s Spring Election Day Tuesday. Yes it really is. On the ballot will be county board seats as well as local municipal and school board races. There also will be a statewide Supreme Court justice race. It’s been a hectic few days regarding the fate of this election, but here’s a summary of the latest […]

US Supreme Court ruling means absentee ballots due to be delivered or postmarked by Tuesday

The US Supreme Court has ruled against an extension of when absentee ballots in Wisconsin’s spring election can be received. The court ruled that all absentee ballots have to be delivered or postmarked by April 7. More details here from madison365. Share81Tweet81 Shares

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