Local races decided in Thursday’s General Election

Staff Writer

Tuesday’s General Election saw a myriad of local municipal races decided including City Council, Borough Council and school board.
Voter turnout was 42.67 percent, more than the anticipated 30 percent. A total of 18,848 voters are registered in Elk County. A total of 8,043 ballots were cast in the General Election.
Current St. Marys City Councilmen Andrew Mohney, a Republican, will retain his seat on council and will be joined by newcomers Republican Joseph Fleming and Democrat Bob Roberts. All will be serving a four-year term.