A $48 million bond measure to build a new elementary school in Baker City has failed by a wide margin.

In the race for Baker County Commission chairman, incumbent Bill Harvey had 3,797 votes to Bruce Nichols' 3,302 votes in unofficial results from the County Clerk's office.

Baker City Council:The top 4 will be elected:Lynette Perry, 2,150Carly Annable, 1,373Ken Gross, 1,251Randy Schiewe, 1,140

Others:Doni Bruland, 891Kevin Luckini, 888Daryl DeMoss, 887Slade Elbert, 837Morgan DeCarl, 834Rick Rienks, 719

Baker County Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance:YES: 4,925NO: 2,486

Sumpter Measure banning future marijuana businesses:NO: 73YES: 72

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