The Auditor counted all but the last

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25 ballots today. In the only close race, Don Hansey has firmly out-polled Sheri Ward. Given how the Herald viewed the big absentee count on Friday afternoon, we can expect them to tell us tomorrow morning that Mark Asmundson is continuing to close the gap with Brett Bonner. Mark’s percentage gained 1/100 of one percent on Brett. Brett now only leads with 30.72% to Mark’s 28.14%. The only number that matters is Mark’s low support. Under 40% is rejection for an incumbent. The voters do not like how he has run the city.

About John Servais

Citizen Journalist and Editor • Fairhaven, Washington USA • Member since Feb 26, 2008

John started Northwest Citizen in 1995 to inform fellow citizens of serious local political issues that the Bellingham Herald was ignoring. With the help of donors from the beginning, he has [...]