Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Absentee ballots could impact Wellsville Justice race

Only 29 votes separate the two candidates for Wellsville Village Justice. Incumbent Christopher O'Connor received 852 votes while Republican challenger and former mayor Bradley Thompson received 823. However, according to the Board of Elections, 145 absentee ballots were mailed out and as of Tuesday, 95 had been returned. This race could potentially be decided by the absentee ballots.