How did you vote? Election yields some surprises, close contests
Tuesday's election in Douglas County sprang a few surprises.
If the final vote stands, Douglas County has a new county attorney, Chad Larson, who narrowly defeated 12-year incumbent Chris Karpan, 7,340 votes to 7,171 - a margin of just 1.02 percent. (See related story.)
Another challenger was victorious in a hotly contested Alexandria City Council race. Virgil Batesole unseated incumbent Ward 1 council member Cindy Bigger. (See related story.)
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