u 2011 Washington General Election

City Council Northeast seat (District 1), City of Spokane

Last updated: Nov. 14, 4:59 p.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Mike Fagan 6,412 52.23%
Donna McKereghan 5,865 47.77%

* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.

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Two more file for Spokane City Council

Two candidates who previously said they would run for Spokane City Council formally took the plunge on Thursday morning.

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Luke Tolley joins race for Spokane City Council

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Donna McKereghan, former chairwoman of the Logan Neighborhood Council, is making a second run for Spokane City Council.

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Hearing today on Beacon Hill plan

Beacon Hill Event facility owners Pete Rayner and David Baker hope to get one step closer to realizing a 304-unit home development on the slopes north of the event facility, when the city of Spokane hearing examiner looks at their development plans this morning. According to the interactive tour of the Beacon Hill project, the development of single- and multi-family residences is located east of North Freya and south of Wellesley Avenue, on the north side of the event facility. Read more

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