M 2012 Idaho General Election

County Commissioner, Dist. 1, Kootenai County

Last updated: Nov. 14, 2 p.m. Election results

Todd Tondee (R) 44,459 100%

* 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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2 Write-Ins Target Tondee

Kootenai County Clerk Cliff Hayes has announced the following changes to November ballot: Tim Herzog and Jack Schroeder have each filed as a write-in candidate for County Commissioner District 1, against Todd Tondee. (There is no Democratic opponent in the race.) Wade M. Larson has… Read more

Tondee Fires Back At Spencer Claims

And now a message from Commissioner Todd Tondee (via Taryn Hecker’s Facebook wall): “I was at the Republican Women monthly meeting today and stressed that please ask before just believing what my opponent is saying. We are not building a parking garage. We are brainstorming… Read more

Clerk: 1 Less Commish Candidate

There will not be seven candidates for County Commissioner District 1 after all. Kootenai County Clerk Cliff Hayes announced today that “Elections staff did not follow all our procedures when handling the candidacy declaration for Steven Peter Benner. We allowed Mr. Benner to file for… Read more

Government Change To Be On Ballot

Item: Power to the people: Initiative proposing county manager to be put on ballot/Alecia Warren, Coeur d’Alene Press More Info: The commissioners have asked the prosecuting attorney to draft a ballot measure that, if it passes, would give the commissioners authority to hire a county… Read more

Commissioners Propose Govt Change

Kootenai County commissioners have asked Prosecutor Barry McHugh to draft a ballot measure that would dramatically restructure county government. The measure, which will be on the November ballot, will call for a commission-manager form of government with four current elected offices to be transformed into… Read more

Herzog, 5 Others Take On Tondee

Tim Herzog says he has the broad experience necessary to fill the District 1 seat for Kootenai County commissioner. The Post Falls Realtor who filed for candidacy last week said his history as a business owner, lobbyist and member of various community groups sets him… Read more

10 R’s Running For Kootenai Commish

Huckleberries has just received the list of candidates who have filed for Kootenai County office this spring. No Democrats filed. At the last minute, Republican Donald Gary filed to run against Prosecutor Barry McHugh in the county GOP primary. Ten Republicans are running for the… Read more

2 More R’s File For Tondee Seat

Seven people are now running for the Kootenai County commission District 1 seat now held by incumbent Todd Tondee, all Republicans. The sixth & seventh to file their candidacy papers for office are: Greg Wells & Steven Peter Benner. Read more

Tondee, Holmes File For Commish

Incumbent Republican Commissioner Todd Tondee has filed for re-election against four other candidates in the GOP primary for his District 1 commission seat this spring, according to Kootenai County Clerk Cliff Hayes. Also, Vic Holmes has filed to take on incumbent Republican Dan Green for… Read more

4 Republicans File For Tondee Seat

Four Republicans — Gerald Arno, Marc Eberlein, Bruce Noble, and Tim Herzog — have filed so far for the Kootenai County commissioner District 1 seat now held by incumbent Todd Tondee. The filing deadline, which began Monday will continue until next Friday, March 9. Additionally,… Read more

Wannabes Square Off Over Jail

Kootenai County Commissioner Todd Tondee and challenger Marc Eberlein revealed diverging opinions on county policy Thursday, when they squared off at a forum hosted by the Kootenai County Reagan Republicans. Responding to questions from group founder Jeff Ward, Eberlein criticized the county’s past attempts to… Read more

Commish Tondee To Seek Re-election

County Commissioner Todd Tondee will announce today his re-election bid to serve a two-year term on the Kootenai County Commission. Tondee, who won election to the District 1 seat four years ago with an over 23% margin, will make the announcement during a meeting of… Read more