Taking a look at election results for the May 16th special election in Lincoln County with a 43% voter turnout, and 99% of the votes counted. Measure 21-177 prohibiting aerial pesticide spraying in Lincoln County had 6928 yes votes and 6901 no votes. The Greater Toledo Pool Recreation District passed 835 to 713. The approved district board will include Roy Kinion, Rachel Wallace, Mindy Baxter, Peter Vince and Jerry Pryor. The North Lincoln Fire and Rescue Local option levy passed 1565 to 1311. For the Lincoln County School board zone 4 Jenny Demaris won over Jeff Doyle.
Port of Newport position 2, Sara Skamser won over Steve Beck and for Position 4 Jeff Lackey won over current board member Ken Brown. Port of Toledo position 1 Zack Dahl won over Geoffrey Wilkie. Port of Alsea position 5 Raymond Pankey won over Brian Fodness. There are still some votes that need to be counted and verified. The final count will come from the County Clerks office on May 30th at 5pm. For full details go online to the county website under county clerk.