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Whitefish School District election results

by Whitefish Pilot
| May 3, 2023 10:00 AM

The preliminary results for the Whitefish school election that occurred on Tuesday, May 2, are tallied.

Voters approved a general fund operating levy for $231,766 that will cover staff salary increases and additional staffing needs, according to the school district. The votes were 1,482 for and 786 against.

Additionally, all three incumbents were re-elected as Whitefish School District trustees — including Jerrie Boksich, Katie Clarke and Shannon Hanson.

There are about 12,000 registered active voters in the Whitefish School District. The voter turnout was about 19%.

Results are listed below:

Elementary general fund levy

For: 1,482

Against: 786

Trustee — Three three-year terms.

Jerrie Boksich 1,884

Katie Clarke 1,806

Shannon Hanson 1,588

Judy Hessellund 449