Sonora & San Andreas, CA — Voting polls in Tuolumne and Calveras counties opened at 7am today.
There are 37 poll locations in Tuolumne County with 33,666 registered voters in the county.
20,993 are eligible to “vote by mail” and by 7am today 14,714 of those “vote by mail” ballots (70%) had been processed by election officials. That amounts to approximately 44% of ALL registered voters in the county. Polls will remain open until eight o´clock this evening.
Tuolumne County Elections Official Debi Russell comments that 1,841 residents have registered to vote since June, 2008.
Local election coverage will get underway on AM-1450 KVML, STAR 92.7, Today´s County 93.5 KKBN and MyMotherLode.com at eight o´clock this evening.
Written by Bill Johnson