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Election results for Port, St. Helens School Board contests

Columbia County voters held onto their ballots and opted to stay home instead of turning out to vote in the special election Tuesday.

With all precincts counted, only 33.69 percent — 9,738 out of 28,907 — of registered voters weighed in on topics ranging from a contested Port of St. Helens Commission seat to three contested races for the St. Helens School Board.

Here are the results for the contested races and the 911 levy renewal:

St. Helens School Board

• Director, Position 1 — Kellie Smith (37.82 - Winner); Matt Freeman (26.23); Charles Briggs (34.95)

• Director, Position 3 — Jeff Howell (53.17 – Winner); Traci Brumbles (25.33); Shannon Kline (20.73)

• Director, Position 4 — Gordon Jarman (51.89 – Winner); Melissa Dueck (28.61); Alan King (18.73)

Port of St. Helens

Terry Luttrell (53.74 – Winner); Michael Clarke (45.55)

Columbia 911 Renewal of Operating Levy

Yes — (84.99 – Winner)

No — (15.01)