Canvassing of local election results this week

Canvassing of local races is scheduled today and tomorrow.

Beltrami County announced their canvassing will take place at 2 p.m., and the Bemidji School Board scheduled their canvassing for tomorrow at 5:45 p.m.

The City of Bemidji will also canvass tonight at 5 p.m., and shared some reviewed but still not official results.

Voter turnout throughout the city was 63 percent, with Ward 5 having the highest turnout at 68 percent and Ward 2 the lowest at 57 percent.

Undervotes, or ticket skipping, for local races showed 227 skipped the Ward 2 race, 126 skipped the Ward 4 race, and 433 skipped the At Large contest.

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