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Candidates announced for sheriff-coroner race
The race for the seat of Santa Cruz County Sheriff is shaping up to be a three-horse race, as Chief Deputy Jim Hart, retired Lt. Robert Pursley, Jr., and retired Lt. Roger Wildey are set to appear ...
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff-Coroner won't seek re-election
Santa Cruz County Sheriff-Coroner Phil Wowak announced last week that he will not seek re-election for a second 4-year term at the elected post. Wowak, who has spent 32 years in law enforcement — 1...
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SVMS bond measure to appear in June ballot
It's now official. After a unanimous vote of the Scotts Valley Unified School District's Board of Trustees on Tuesday night, a proposal for a $35 million bond measure to replace the dilapidated Sco...
Feb 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
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City voters pass sales tax in landslide
Voters in Scotts Valley overwhelmingly voted Tuesday, Nov. 5 to approve Measure U, a temporary sales tax meant to preserve city services against the backdrop of a bleak budgetary crisis. Preliminar...
Nov 07, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 449 449 recommendations | email to a friend
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Measure U passes by wide margin
Voters in Scotts Valley overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to approve Measure U, a temporary sales tax meant to preserve city services against the backdrop of a bleak budgetary crisis. As 10 p.m. on Nov....
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Sales tax measure to be decided
City of Scotts Valley residents will head to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 5 to decide the fate of Measure U, an 8-year ½-cent sales tax measure asked for by the city council. The tax, which has faced...
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It’s official: McPherson takes 5th District race
by Joe Shreve
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 933 933 recommendations | email to a friend
The finalized results of the Nov. 6 election were certified by the Santa Cruz County Clerk’s office Tuesday, Dec. 4, bringing to close one of the more drawn-out — and expensive — supervisorial elec...
McPherson wins supervisor seat
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Dec 04, 2012 | 6 6 comments | 868 868 recommendations | email to a friend
145 votes separate McPherson, Hammer
Election update: Provisional ballots challenge elections staff
by Joe Shreve
Nov 21, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 834 834 recommendations | email to a friend
McPherson takes 245-vote lead in 5th District with 1,400 to be counted
5th District race comes down to final votes
by Peter Burke
Nov 08, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 829 829 recommendations | email to a friend
After election night, Tuesday, Nov. 6, only 26 votes separated the two candidates in the race for Santa Cruz County Supervisors 5th District. And on Wednesday, Nov. 7, there were at least 28,000 vo...
Preliminary results of the Nov. 6 election: McPherson leads Hammer by 26 votes
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Nov 07, 2012 | 15 15 comments | 835 835 recommendations | email to a friend
At 12:37 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, the Santa Cruz County Elections Department posted its final unofficial election night vote totals concerning local campaigns. The vote totals shown below are not...
Commonly asked questions by voters
Nov 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 840 840 recommendations | email to a friend
Information from the Santa Cruz County Elections Office
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