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State Races

United States Senator
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
CARTER, JACK   DEM 30.01% 4,522
ENSIGN, JOHN   REP 65.55% 9,876
SCHUMANN, DAVID K.   IAP 2.24% 337
TRAINOR, BRENDAN   LIB 0.80% 120
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     1.41% 212


U.S. Representative in Congress, District 2
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
DERBY, JILL   DEM 39.81% 5,929
HELLER, DEAN   REP 54.61% 8,132
KROSHUS, JAMES C.   IAP 3.16% 471
ROSEN, DANIEL   IND 2.42% 360


Governor
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
BERGLAND, CRAIG O.   GRN 1.22% 184
GIBBONS, JIM   REP 61.88% 9,329
HANSEN, CHRISTOPHER H.   IAP 4.95% 746
TITUS, DINA   DEM 28.59% 4,310
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     3.36% 507


Lieutenant Governor
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
JEFFERSON, THOMAS   IAP 6.51% 974
KROLICKI, BRIAN   REP 63.41% 9,488
UNGER, ROBERT "BOB"   DEM 26.73% 3,999
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     3.35% 502


Secretary Of State
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
HANSEN, JANINE   IAP 9.06% 1,345
MILLER, ROSS   DEM 39.23% 5,826
TARKANIAN, DANNY   REP 47.95% 7,121
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     3.77% 560


State Treasurer
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
ANDREWS, MARK   IAP 6.85% 1,019
DESTEFANO, MARK   REP 53.02% 7,890
MARSHALL, KATE   DEM 35.56% 5,291
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     4.58% 681


State Controller
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
FITZGIBBONS, FLOYD   IAP 6.91% 1,025
MARTIN, STEVE   REP 52.24% 7,751
WALLIN, KIM   DEM 35.88% 5,323
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     4.97% 737


Attorney General
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
CHAIREZ, DON   REP 39.05% 5,815
CORTEZ MASTO, CATHERINE   DEM 55.68% 8,291
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     5.27% 784


State Senate, Capital Senatorial District
(25 out of 25 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
AMODEI, MARK E.   REP 75.53% 6,908
YOCHUM, MERRIT K. "IKE"   IAP 24.47% 2,238


State Senate, Washoe District 2
(12 out of 12 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
EMERSON, JOHN H.   DEM 37.69% 1,478
WASHINGTON, MAURICE   REP 62.31% 2,443


State Assembly, District 38
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
GRADY, TOM   REP 62.73% 9,220
JAMES, CATHYLEE   DEM 37.27% 5,478


Supreme Court Justice, Seat C
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
CHERRY, MICHAEL A.   NP 73.99% 9,715
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     26.01% 3,415


Supreme Court Justice, Seat F
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
DOUGLAS, MICHAEL L.   NP 47.43% 6,653
STEEL, CYNTHIA "DIANNE"   NP 37.06% 5,198
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     15.51% 2,176


Supreme Court Justice, Seat G
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
BECKER, NANCY   NP 33.41% 4,756
SAITTA, NANCY M.   NP 49.95% 7,111
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES     16.65% 2,370


District Court Judge, District 3, Department 2
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Two Year Unexpired Term
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
ABERASTURI, LEON   NP 56.09% 7,774
PEDERSON, WAYNE A.   NP 43.91% 6,086


University Board of Regents, District 9
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
FULSTONE, II, DAVID H.   NP 53.38% 7,061
KNECHT, RON   NP 46.62% 6,167


Lyon Races

County Commissioner District II (CW)
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
LAWSON, CHARLES E.   DEM 45.80% 6,667
MCPHERSON, LARRY   REP 54.20% 7,891


County Commissioner District V (CW)
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
HUNEWILL, PHYLLIS   REP 100.00% 11,917


COUNTY ASSESSOR
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
GLASS, H. MICHAEL   REP 100.00% 12,187


County Clerk/Treasurer
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
BRYAN, NIKKI A.   REP 100.00% 12,440


DISTRICT ATTORNEY
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
AUER, ROBERT "BOB"   REP 54.23% 7,045
RYE, STEPHEN B.   REP 45.77% 5,946


COUNTY RECORDER
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
MILLIGAN, MARY C.   REP 100.00% 12,262


School Board District Trustee II
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
CORRALES, ANTHONY B.   NP 56.15% 6,579
SLABBINCK, JOSEPH H.   NP 43.85% 5,137


School Board District Trustee IV
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
NICKERSON, LYNDA J.   NP 45.28% 5,553
SHIRLEY, CHARLES W.   NP 54.72% 6,712


Hospital District SOUTH LYON COUNTY
(8 out of 8 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 3]
Two - Four Year Terms, One - Two Year Unexpired Term
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
GIOMI, DEBORAH A.   NP 26.81% 2,325
HANSON, BEVERLY J.   NP 26.93% 2,335
HUNTLEY, SCOTT D.   NP 26.50% 2,298
JUREY, SANDRA D.   NP 19.76% 1,713


PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
MCLEAN, JASON   NP 69.18% 8,078
ROLLER, FRANKLIN D.   NP 30.82% 3,598


Sheriff - LYON
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
DUKE, CHARLIE   NP 40.90% 5,922
VEIL, ALLEN   NP 59.10% 8,558


MASON VALLEY Fire Protection Directors District I
(7 out of 7 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 3]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
DECHAMBEAU, JIM   NP 24.11% 986
OGLE, TIMOTHY T.   NP 26.33% 1,077
PAGE, JEFFREY A.   NP 29.46% 1,205
SMITH, TONY H.   NP 20.10% 822


Justice of the Peace Walker River
(8 out of 8 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
FLETCHER, MICHAEL S.   NP 53.19% 1,940
MILLIGAN, DENNIS T.   NP 46.81% 1,707


SILVER SPRINGS General Improvement District Trustees
(4 out of 4 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 4]
Two - Four Year Terms, Two - Two Year Unexpired Terms
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
BARBEE, CHRYSTI R.   NP 15.16% 286
BENNETT, KAY   NP 14.37% 271
DUFRESNE, MATTHEW J.   NP 9.01% 170
FREEMAN, BOB   NP 13.15% 248
HOLLER, BILL   NP 11.19% 211
JOHNSON, RAY   NP 12.46% 235
LINDERMAN, DICK   NP 9.65% 182
WELLS, BOB   NP 15.01% 283


Mayor FERNLEY
(14 out of 14 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
CUTLER, TODD   NP 43.19% 1,915
LEE, ROLAND B.   NP 3.83% 170
LEMKE, JIM   NP 2.14% 95
RIESEN, WILLIAM A.   NP 1.17% 52
SKINNER, DEBBIE   NP 8.39% 372
STIX, JR., DAVID F.   NP 41.27% 1,830


City Councilmember Ward 1 City of Fernley
(2 out of 2 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate   % of
Vote
Total
Votes
JONES, RICK   NP 40.76% 333
LANNING, PAUL   NP 10.16% 83
SHEPPERD, CHARLES   NP 49.08% 401


Statewide Issues

STATE QUESTION NO. 1
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to require the Nevada Legislature to fund the operation of the public schools for kindergarten through grade 12 before funding any other part of the state budget for the next biennium?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 45.23% 6,670
No 54.77% 8,076

STATE QUESTION NO. 2
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Article 1 of the Nevada Constitution be amended in order: to provide that the transfer of property from one private party to another private party is not considered a public use; to provide that property taken for a public use must be valued at its highest and best use; to provide that fair market value in eminent domain proceedings be defined as the "highest price the property would bring on the open market;" and to make certain other changes related to eminent domain proceedings?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 61.14% 8,896
No 38.86% 5,655

STATE QUESTION NO. 3
(26 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Question Number 3 was removed from the ballot by the Nevada Supreme Court in Nevadans for Nevada et al. v. Beers et al., 122 Nev. Adv. Op. 80 (Sept. 8, 2006).

STATE QUESTION NO. 4
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, except all areas of casinos, gaming areas within establishments holding gaming licenses, bars and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 42.40% 6,296
No 57.60% 8,553

STATE QUESTION NO. 5
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, in all bars with a food-handling license, but excluding gaming areas of casinos and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 48.78% 7,243
No 51.22% 7,605

STATE QUESTION NO. 6
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to raise the minimum wage paid to employees?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 63.69% 9,458
No 36.31% 5,393

STATE QUESTION NO. 7
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Titles 32, 40 and 43 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to allow and regulate the sale, use and possession of one ounce or less of marijuana by persons at least 21 years of age, impose licensing requirements on marijuana retailers and wholesalers, allow for the sale of marijuana by licensed marijuana retailers and wholesalers, impose taxes and restrictions on the wholesale and retail sale of marijuana, and to increase the criminal penalties for causing death or substantial bodily harm when driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 40.99% 6,081
No 59.01% 8,753

STATE QUESTION NO. 8
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 be amended to exempt from the tax the value of any used vehicle taken in trade on the purchase of another vehicle and the value of farm machinery and equipment?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 68.51% 9,997
No 31.49% 4,594

STATE QUESTION NO. 9
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the election of certain members of the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada and for the gubernatorial appointment of certain members, and to specify the number and terms of the members?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 44.20% 6,289
No 55.80% 7,939

STATE QUESTION NO. 10
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to change the provisions regarding special sessions of the Legislature to provide that a special session may be convened by a petition signed by two-thirds of the Legislature of each house; to limit the duration of special sessions of the Legislature to 20 calendar days; and to limit the matters which may be considered during a special session?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 43.58% 6,258
No 56.42% 8,103

STATE QUESTION NO. 11
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the payment of compensation to members of the Nevada Legislature for each day of service during regular and special sessions and to provide for the payment of reasonable allowances to legislators for postage, newspapers, telecommunications, and stationery?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 24.53% 3,559
No 75.47% 10,948

Lyon Issues

SCHOOL DISTRICT BOND QUESTION 14
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Lyon County School District be authorized to issue general obligation school bonds to finance the acquisition, construction, improvement and equipping of school facilities. District projections at the time the bonds are issued must indicate that issuance of the bonds will not result in an increase of the existing school bond property tax rate of 58.67 cents per $100 of assessed value. If approved, this authorization will expire November 7, 2016.
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 59.17% 8,633
No 40.83% 5,957

COUNTY ADVISORY QUESTION 15
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Lyon County Board of Commissioners adopt an ordinance to increase the sales tax rate of one-quarter of one percent (.0025) to acquire, develop, construct, equip, operate, maintain, improve, manage libraries, parks, recreational programs and facilities, and facilities and services for senior citizens, and to preserve and protect agriculture, or for any combination of the listed purposes?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 44.27% 6,499
No 55.73% 8,180

COUNTY ADVISORY QUESTION 16
(2 out of 2 Precincts Reporting)
Possible creation of a Smith Valley General Improvement District for Mosquito Abatement. Should the Lyon County Board of Commissioners initiate action to create a general improvement district for mosquito abatement?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 49.66% 432
No 50.34% 438
Last updated: 5/14/2009 1:10:43 PM