Meeker County recount upholds initial ballot tally for county board race
LITCHFIELD - A hand-count of more than 2,100 ballots today confirmed that long-time Meeker County Commissioner Dave Gabrielson lost his bid for re-election by one vote.
The recount showed Gabrielson had 1,068 votes and Dale Fenrich had 1,069.
Gabrielson had requested the recount after the initial election results reflected a tie vote with each candidate getting 1,069 votes.
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