Election counts are updated
Last updated 11/15/2017 at 10:39am
Politics in Coulee Dam have changed dramatically as a result of the Nov. 7 election.
Town residents elected a newcomer in politics as its mayor, and also two newcomers to the council.
According to results updated since the election, Larry Price garnered 73.56 percent of the votes in his bid for mayor, defeating Gayle Swagerty, who received 26.44 percent, 192-69.
Swagerty gave up her council seat to run for the mayor’s seat being vacated by Greg Wilder, who chose not to run again.
In council races, incumbent David Schmidt lost his Position 1 seat to newcomer Fred Netzel. Netzel received 17...