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Columbia County election results

Here are the local results from the Nov. 6 general election


Columbia County voters returned incumbents in most of the races Tuesday night, rejecting challengers for the salaried positions on the Columbia County Board of Commissioenrs and the Sheriff’s Office race.

Here are the results for local contested races:

Columbia County Commissioner, Position 1

(W) Earl Fisher (incumbent) 10,170 (50.40)

Wayne Mayo — 9,903 (49.07)

Columbia County Commissioner, Position 3

(W) Tony Hyde (incumbent) — 11,902 (61.17)

Tammy Maygra — 7,429 (38.18)

Columbia County Sheriff

(W) Jeff Dickerson (incumbent) — 12,092 (59.07)

Dave Fuller — 8,253 (40.32)

Scappoose Mayor

(W) Scott Burge — 2,144 (95.33)

Scappoose City Councilor

(W) Donna Gedlich — 1,396 (22.40)

(W) Jason Meshall — 1,324 (21.25)

(W) Jeff Erickson — 1,209 (19.40)

Barbara Hayden — 1,140 (18.29)

Marty Baldwin — 1,106 (17.74)

St. Helens Mayor

(W) Randy Peterson — 3,378 (96.36)

St. Helens Council Member, Pos. 2

(W) Keith Locke — 3,153 (93.36)

St. Helens Council Member, Pos. 4

(W) Virginia (Ginny) Carlson — 2,106 (52.31)

Skip Baker — 1,884 (46.80)

Columbia City Councilor

(W) Josh Fromm — 619 (47.73)

(W) Sally Ann Marson — 641 (49.42)

Director, Subdivision 1, Columbia River PUD

Will Kessi — 1,420 (48.02)

David M. Baker — 1,516 (51.27)

Director, Subdivision 3, Columbia River PUD

(W) Richard (Dick) Simpson — 1,817 (70.51)

Ernie Zimbrick — 684 (26.54)

Director, Subdivision 4 Columbia River PUD

Darrel R. Purkerson — 882 (35.04)

(W) Jake Carter — 1,605 (63.77)