WENATCHEE — Chelan County commission candidate Shon Smith maintained a small lead over Anne Hessburg after the second round of ballot counts were released Thursday.

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Shon Smith

Chelan County Commission candidate-elect

With 50.2% of the vote, Smith, a Republican, leads his Independent opponent by 143 votes: 13,357 votes to 13,214. Hessburg gained a little ground on Smith from election day and now has 49.66% of the vote, compared to 49.33% on Tuesday.

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Mike Morrison

Chelan County Sheriff candidate

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Martin Young

Chelan County clerk candidate

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Pete O’Cain is a graduate of Central Washington University and served in the Marines Corps. He previously covered public safety and led The World's wildfire coverage.

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