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ELECTION RESULTS UPDATE Lundsten and Browning leading Skagit County Commissioner elections

County and regional election results

Mark Lundsten and Peter Browning are ahead in their races to be Skagit County Commissioners; they led throughout the August primary. Lundsten, a retired commercial fisherman and Democrat, leads incumbent District 1 Commissioner Republican Ron Wesen by 1,774 ballots, 52.3% of the vote. Browning, director of the Burlington Chamber of Commerce, leads Mount Vernon Councilmember Mary Hudson by 2,592 ballots, 53.4%. Some 35,000 county ballots were uncounted after two days of general election vote tallies Wednesday evening.

In August, Lundsten's lead narrowed with every count update; he won that race...


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