State board certifies 2020 General Election results | Latest News

ASHLAND – The Board of State Canvassers reviewed and approved the 2020 General Election results on Monday, with only one recount planned for the entire state.

On Monday, the board announced that no major problems were noted during the review. Four NRD state races qualified for an automatic recount, however, the candidates who were behind in the Lower Elkhorn NRD Subdistrict 1 and Lower Platte South NRD subdistricts 3 and 4, waived their right to an automatic recount. In Lower Platte South NRD Subdistrict 3, Mike DeKalb received 6,379 votes, while Kenneth Vogel garnered 6,323. In Subdistrict 4, 9,398 votes