Incumbents, Sage and Dhingra continue to lead in election

The latest election results.

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 4:26pm
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Ballots continue to be counted for Tuesday’s election, with the latest numbers in Tuesday afternoon.

Results are according to King County Elections.

In Kirkland, residents voted for City Council positions 1, 2, 3, 5 and 7.

Jay Arnold received 69.18 percent of the votes or 13,986 of the 20,218 votes for Pos. 1. Martin Morgan received 6,232 votes, or 30.82 percent.

For Pos. 2, Tom Neir ran unopposed and received 15,769 votes.

Penny Sweet also ran unopposed for Pos. 3, receiving 15,724 votes.

Amy Walen received 69.12 percent of the votes or 14,171 of the 20,501 votes for Pos. 5. Her opponent Jory Hamilton received 6,330 votes, or 30.88 percent.

Jon Pascal received 72.91 percent of the votes or 15,118 of the 20,734 votes for Pos. 7. Uzma Butte, his opponent, received 5,616 votes, or 27.09 percent.

Michael Lambo ran unopposed for the position of Kirkland municipal court judge and received 15,071 votes.

In the Lake Washington School District, director Pos. 3, Cassandra Sage received 61.25 percent of the votes or 26,780 of the 43,726 votes. Anita Damjanovic received 38.75 percent or 16,946 votes.

Mark Stuart, who ran unopposed for Pos. 4 on the LWSD board, received 32,232 votes.

For Legislative District 45, Democrat Manka Dhingra leads with 55.31 percent of the votes or 27,432 of the 49,597 votes for state senator, according to King County Elections. Her opponent Republican Jinyoung LeeEnglund received 44.69 percent of votes, or 22,165. Englund conceded last week.

In the Houghton community council race, 77.04 percent of voters, or 1,507 of the 1,956 votes, voted to continue the Community Municipal Corporation.

All seven incumbents for the council ran unopposed. In Pos. 1 is Bill Goggins, Pos. 2 is Betsy Pringle, Pos. 3 is Rick Whitney, Pos. 4 is Kelli Curtis, Pos. is 5 John Kappler, Pos. 6 is Neal Black and Pos. 7 is Brian Gawthrop.

The election will be certified Nov. 28.

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