HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Ca. (KIEM)-The Humboldt County Office of Elections was given an extension for the final numbers of the 2020 Presidential Primary Election.
The Secretary of State’s deadline is now April 23rd. Working with a limited staff they were still able to send out a 4th post-election update today with 1,600 provisional ballots included.
For the Second District Supervisor race, incumbent Estelle Fennell still leads challenger Michelle Bushnell 48% to 32%, a difference of around 13-hundred votes. With more votes still needed to be counted, to force a runoff, the winner needs 50 plus one percent of the vote.