Voter turnout is light in Umatilla County
mycolumbiabasin.com - 05-22
Editor’s note: This story has been corrected to reflect that the Umatilla County Library District race was for three candidates. The 2019 special election didn’t feature much input from Umatilla County voters. Participation was only 13.91 percent according to Election Manager Kim Lindell. There are 43,686 registered voters in the county, and only 6,078 ballots were returned. Morrow County, on the other hand, saw a turnout of 32.79 percent.