Primary election results certified
Sprague race decided by one vote
Last updated 8/16/2023 at 5pm
DAVENPORT - The 2023 Lincoln County primary election was officially certified during a canvassing board meeting including elections deputy Norm Caley, prosecuting attorney Adam Walser, auditor Chandra Schumacher and commissioner Scott Hutsell Tuesday, Aug. 15.
And barring a petition for a recount, the certification confirmed that the race for Jeffrey Smith's opponent for Sprague city councilmember No. 5 during the November general election was decided by a single vote.
RonDel Krauter received 27 votes, and incumbent Trace De Garmo received 26 votes. Smith had a race-leading 46 votes to co...