Primary results posted shortly after 8 p.m. Tacoma, U Place councils; school races in Tacoma, Puyallup and Bethel top the ballot
Pierce County elections staffers say they expect to post the first results for today’s primary election shortly after 8 p.m. We’ll post them here as soon as possible, followed by separate blog posts on the handful of local races that have enough candidates to require a primary. There will be a later update around 9:15 p.m.when ballots cast at five voting centers will arrive at the elections center. But those won’t add significantly to the totals tonight.
Tacoma’s open council seat tops the list with four candidates competing for two spots on the general election ballot. There are also more …