Traverse City Record-Eagle

Election 2012

November 4, 2012

Election Roundup

Following is a roundup of contested races and millage requests in the five-county Grand Traverse region.


U.S. President

Barack Obama (D)

Mitt Romney (R)

Jill Stein (G)

Virgil H. Goode Jr. (UST)

Ross C. Anderson (NL)

     U.S. Senate

Pete Hoekstra (R)

Debbie Stabenow (D)

Scotty Boman (L)

Richard A. Matkin (UST)

Harley Mikkelson (G)

John D. Litle (NL)

U.S. House, 1st District

Dan Benishek (R)

Gary McDowell (D)

Ellis Boal (G)

Emily Salvette (L)


Michigan House, 105th District

Greg MacMaster (R)

William J. Wieske (D)

County commissioners

District 7

Wally Shattuck (R)

Laura K. Stanek (D)

District 9

Christian Marcus (R)

Mike Hayes (D)

Millage — county 9-1-1 operations



Ellsworth School Board (2)

Susanne Gardner

Jonathan Kelly

Kandi S. Randall

Central Lake School Board (2)

Melanie Eckhardt

Keith Shafer

H. Joseph Shay

Central Lake Public Schools building fund millage renewal



Charlevoix Public Schools operating millage renewal



Mancelona Public Schools operating millage renewal



Central Lake Township Trustee (2)

William Gradwau (R)

Robert Mullens (R)

Cory J. Hoeksema (npa)

Custer Township


Jerry D. Allen (D)

David P. Allen (R)

Gina Fox (R)

Road Millage



Elk Rapids Village

Trustee (3)

Douglas Bronkema

Mark D. Helveston

James D. Janisse

John R. Matthews

Robert F. Orschel

Helena Township


David G. Peterson (D)

Penny Wagner (R)

Trustee (2)

Bonnie Robbins (D)

Priscilla Miller (R)

Charles Bartz (R)

Jordan Township


Patricia M. Brewer (D)

Neil R. Booze (R)


Susan Meads (D)

Patricia A. Nemecek (R)

Trustee (2)

Ray Borowiak (D)

Tim Goodwin (D)

Philip J. Nemecek (R)

Road millage



Torch Lake Township

Trustee (2)

Jerry J. Kulka (D)

Dieter Amos (R)

J. Larry Tomlinson (R)

William Petersen (I)


Michigan House, 101st District     Ray Franz (R)

Allen O'Shea (D)


Ted Schendel (R)

Coury Carland (npa)

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