Blaesi wins seat in Ward 2 school board race for North Platte

Angela Blaesi advances past Brooke Luenenborg
Close race with more votes to count.
Close race with more votes to count.(Courtesy Photo)
Published: Nov. 4, 2020 at 1:14 AM CST
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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - The final count for votes in the race for North Platte School Board Ward 2, Angela Blaesi is the winner with 1,532 votes. Brooke Luenenborg finished second with 1,483 votes.


Original Story:

When the absentee ballots were counted at 8:00 p.m.,Tuesday evening, Brooke Luenenborg of North Platte was leading the race for the North Platte School Board position in Ward 2.

At 1:00 a.m., the numbers are still close, but Angela Blaesi of North Platte is leading by just 54 votes. Blaesi has claimed 1094 votes, to Luenenborg’s 1040. As of the early morning hours of Wednesday, two precincts still need counted.

This story will be updated as those numbers become available.

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