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With first election returns in for Skagit County, it looks like Republican Ron Wesen, with 50 percent of the votes, and Democrat Bill Turner, with 37 percent, will face each other in the general election for the County Commissioner, District 1.

Leo Jacobs has only 12.5 percent of the vote in that race.

This the first Washington state primary where the top two vote-getters will face off in the general election in November.

In other races, incumbent Rick Larsen will face off with Rick Bart for Congresssional District 2. Doug Schaffer and Glen Johnson have less than 5% of the votes cast each.

Too close to call for State Senatorial District 40, which includes Anacortes. Early returns show Steve Van Luven, the only Republican in this race, with 44% and Kevin Ranker with 19%, but Ken Henderson has 17%. 

In State Senate District 10, it's clear that incumbent Mary Margaret haugen will face Linda Haddon in the general. 

As reported at 8:24 pm

Total Registered Voters - 61,614
Total Ballots Cast - 15,306 / 24.8%

United States Representative Congressional District 2
Rick Larsen - 8,521 / 57.5%
Rick Bart - 5,211 / 35.1%
Doug Schaffer - 609 / 4.1%
Glen S. Johnson - 485 / 3.3%

State Senator District 40
Steve Van Luven - 3,673 / 44.6%
Kevin Ranker - 1,616 / 19.6%
Ken Henderson - 1,402 / 17.0%
Paul Gonzales - 568 / 6.9%
Stephanie Kountouros - 459 / 5.6%
Hue Beattie - 380 / 4.6%
Timothy (Cleaver) Stoddard - 138 / 1.7%

State Senator District 10
Mary Margaret Haugen - 1,695 / 53.3%
Linda Haddon - 1,346 / 42.3%
Sarah Hart - 139 / 4.4%

State Representative District 10 Position 1
Norma Smith - 1,645 / 52.2%
Tim Knue - 1,504 / 47.8%

State Representative District 10 Position 2
Barbara Bailey - 1,780 / 57.4%
Patricia J. Terry - 723 / 23.3%
Ann McDonald - 596 / 19.2%

State Representative District 40 Position 1
Dave Quall - 6,375 / 100.0%

State Representative District 40 Position 2
Jeff Morris - 5,711 / 81.9%
Howard Pellett - 1,265 / 18.1%

Skagit County Commissioner District 1
Ron Wesen - 3,091 / 50.2%
Bill Turner - 2,293 / 37.3
Leo Jacobs - 770 / 12.5

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

627 Skagit Cases (+8)
<30 Cases in ZIP 98221

62 Hospitalizations (+0)
17 Deaths (+1)
13,888 Tested
4.5% Positive

42,304 Cases Statewide (+547)
4,788 Hospitalizations (+10)

1,404 Deaths Statewide (+5)
718,234 Total Tests Statewide
5.9% Positive

Updated 6:00 pm July 14, 2020.

Our Coronavirus page is updated each morning.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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