Ballots Slowly Trickling Into The Auditors Office
It’s Primary Election Day in Washington state. That means your ballot is due in the Yakima County auditor’s office by 8 tonight. Drop boxes are located inside the entrance to the courthouse and across the street from the courthouse on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Some 107, 000 ballots have been issued for the election. As of Monday, about 20 percent of them had been returned. The auditor’s office expects a 34 percent turnout. Ballots will be counted at 8 p.m. Results will be posted on our website and on the Newstalk KIT Twitter feed. We’re broadcasting live from 8-9 tonight on 1280 AM and 99.3 FM Newstalk KIT.