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Unofficial results for Wrangell’s election

For Borough Mayor (Two Year Term):
David Jack - 256
Don McConachie – 251

For Assembly Member Seat C (Three Year Term):
James Stough – 400

For Assembly Member Seat D (Three Year Term):
Pam McCloskey – 426

For Assembly Member Seat F (Unexpired Term until Oct. 2013):
Maxlyn Wiederspohn – 397
Billie Younce – 101

For Hospital Board (Four Year Term):
Judy Allen – 315
Barbara Conine – 331
Robert Henry – 300
Marlene Messmer – 340

Wrangell Public School Board (Three Year Term):
Tamara Groshong – 373
Twyla Nore – 208
Krissy Smith – 262
Kipha Valvoda – 75

For Port Commission (Three Year Term):
Clay Hammer (write-in) – 119

According to the Wrangell Borough Clerk, 510 votes were cast. There are 96 total absentee votes left to count. The Canvass Board will meet Thursday Oct. 4 at 1 p.m. in Council Chambers to count the final ballots and decide whether or not to count four ballots in question. The Borough Assembly is expected to certify the results of the election during a special meeting Monday Oct. 8 at 5:30 p.m.

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