Brinker unofficial winner in write-in campaign for LH mayor

From Staff Reports

LOCK HAVEN – An unofficial count of write-in votes for two candidates seeking the Republican nomination for Lock Haven mayor in yesterday’s primary indicate Jeff Brinker has defeated Rick Conklin and will face Democrat Joel Long in the Nov. 5 General Election.

A tally of write-in votes conducted by The Express shows Brinker defeated Conklin by over 50 votes with Brinker earning about 166 to Conklin’s 105, according to Clinton County’s website, clintoncountypa.com

However it is emphasized that these numbers are unofficial and attempts to confirm the numbers were unsuccessful at this writing.

It is expected that unofficial numbers from the voter registration office will be confirmed later today.

None of the numbers collected to date will be official until the recount is completed. That recount begins Friday.


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