Final results from last week's elections in the Columbia and Kennewick irrigation districts show incumbent Jerry Sleater will return to the division 2 seat for the CID, and Kirk Rathbun was selected for position 1 on the KID board.
Sleater was trailing 2-27 in the CID voting before the mail-in ballots were counted, but mail-in ballots added 116 votes to his count, putting him far ahead of challenger Vernon Vogtman, who finished with 30 votes.
Monday's tally of mail-in ballots for the CID didn't change results for the division 3 seat, with James Berger finishing with 65 votes versus Bruce Sullivan's 9 votes.
KID election results remained unchanged by the mail-in ballots, as Rathbun finished with 1,734 votes, Dean Dennis with 136 votes and James Wade with 42 votes.
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Rathbun will take the board seat of John Pringle, who decided not to seek another three-year term after having served 27 years as a KID director.
John Jaksch, board president, was unopposed for position 4.
KID's final count showed two write-in votes for Dale Walter for position 1, and 10 write-in votes for Walter in position 4.
Walter served as a KID director for one year until being defeated for re-election in 2008. A frequent critic of the board, he filed to run against Jaksch but did not qualify with enough signatures on his nomination petition.