Half of Adams County voters cast ballots
Last updated 8/27/2020 at 12:02pm
RITZVILLE – The August 4 primary was certified August 18 following a final count of Adams County ballots. A total of 3,591 ballots counted out of 7,168 registered voters in 31 precincts showed a voter turnout of 50.1%.
Washington State as a whole showed the highest voter turnout since 1964, the Secretary of State's Office announced August 21, with more than 2.51 million people - or 54.44% of all registered voters in the state casting ballots.
In the Adams County Commissioner District 1 race, challenger Dan Blankenship came in with more votes than incumbent John Marshall, and challenger G...