Elections

The three candidates for Marquette County Sheriff--Mike Klein, Greg Zyburt, and Lowell Larson--took 

some time to answer four questions asked by Public Radio 90 News Director Nicole Walton.  The questions were:

The following is a list of contested races and ballot proposals for counties in the Public Radio 90 listening 

area:

Congressional

Alger

Baraga

Delta

Dickinson

Delta County

Jul 27, 2016

DELTA COUNTY

.3 mills over 10 years for recycling, composting, and household hazardous waste disposal programs 

Yes--4,247   No--2,762

County Commissioner—3rd District—Democrat

Mary K. Harrington--196

Theresa A. Nelson--329

County Commissioner—5th District—Democrat

David J. Rivard--456

Nora Viau--231

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Baldwin Township

Gogebic County

Jul 27, 2016

GOGEBIC COUNTY

Sheriff—Democrat

Gordon Koski--216

Pete Matonich--1,971

Renewal of .3 mills over 4 years for the Gogebic County Transit System

Yes--2,295   No--495

Renewal of .6 mills over 4 years for senior programs

Yes--2,274   No--500

Renewal of .4 mills over 5 years for the Gogebic County Medical Care Facility

Yes--2,140   No--649

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Bessemer Township

Dickinson County

Jul 27, 2016

DICKINSON COUNTY

.1 mills over 5 years for operation of the Dickinson Conservation District

Yes--1,829   No--3,643

.07 mills over 5 years for 4H programs through MSU Extension services

Yes--2,258   No--3,245

Dickinson County property tax limitation:

Iron County

Jul 27, 2016

IRON COUNTY

County Road Commissioner—Democrat

Charles Battan--562

Darla Bonno--337

Susan Clisch--475

Rosalie A. King--367

18 mills over 20 years for West Iron County Public School District operations

Yes--571   No--324

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City of Crystal Falls

Renewal of 1.5 mills over 3 years for fire protection services

Yes--124   No--30

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Keweenaw County

Jul 27, 2016

KEWEENAW COUNTY

County Commissioner—5th District—Democrat

Randy L. Eckloff--30

Sandra S. Gayk--32

Renewal of .5 mills over 4 years for Courthouse/Jail buildings and grounds improvements

Yes--415   No--158

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Eagle Harbor Township

Renewal of 3 mills over 4 years for township operations

Yes--82   No--34

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Grant Township

Congressional races

Jul 27, 2016

1ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican

Jason Allen--25,604

Jack Bergman--33,624

Tom Casperson--27,811

Democrat

Jerry Cannon--12,539

Lon Johnson--31,677

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STATE LEGISLATURE, 109TH DISTRICT

Republican

Melody Joy Wagner Patterson--1,882

Kevin W. Pfister--2,600

Democrat

John Kivela--7,168

Marquette County

Jul 27, 2016

MARQUETTE COUNTY

Sheriff—Democrat

Michael Klein--2,649

Lowell A. Larson, Jr.--3,696

Greg Zyburt--4,241

Drain Commissioner—Democrat

Paul Altobello--2,799

Michael Barbiere--1,406

Mike Farrell--4,475

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Champion Township

Supervisor—Democrat

Mark Hamel--41

Tina Koski--41

Trustee—Democrat

Sonia LaPin--56

Lee Tonge--56

Ontonagon County

Jul 27, 2016

ONTONAGON COUNTY

Renewal of 1 mill over 4 years for emergency medical services

Yes--1,260   No--246

Shall separate tax limitations be continued for a period of four (4) years, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, or until altered by the voters of the county, for the County of Ontonagon and the townships and intermediate school districts within the County, the aggregate of which shall not exceed seven and eighty-four hundredths (7.84) mills as follows:

COUNTY.............................................6.52 mills

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