Tuesday is the Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election. Local contested races include district attorney, sheriff, assessor, auditor and three seats on the board of supervisors.
We always vote by mail so my ballot is already turned in the clerk’s office, at 200 West 4th Street, waiting to be counted.
Additionally the clerk’s office will be open today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for voting, according to Becky Martinez, who serves as the county registrar of voters.
Voted ballots must be returned to the election division office by 8 p.m. Tuesday to be counted. Ballots may also be delivered to any of the polling places scattered throughout the county...