One recount remains, but election results portend SKPS sweep

It appears that progressive candidates swept recent elections to the Salem-Keizer School Board in May.

One race, in Zone 3, will head to an automatic recount because of the narrow margin – 73 votes – separating candidates Ashley Carson-Cottingham and Linda Farrington. Zone 3 represents South Salem in district decisions. Election officials told Salem Reporter a recount rarely results in changing the outcome . . .

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