County Elections to perform manual ballot count comparison on April 26

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Beginning at 9 am Wednesday, April 26, elections officials will perform a hand count of approximately 600 ballots randomly selected as part of a manual comparison against machine results for the April 25, 2023, Special Election.

For this comparison, a proposition in the Washougal School District will be counted by hand, to check the accuracy of the ballot tabulation equipment. The selected ballots will be counted in the total returns on Election Day.

If a voter has not received their ballot, they should contact the Elections Office at 564.397.2345 or

A voter may download a replacement ballot at and click on Online Ballot. The voter must print the declaration sheet and ballot and return it by following the instructions.

Greg Kimsey, County Auditor, 564.397.2078
Cathie Garber, Elections director, 564.397.2345