As Primary Nears, Clerk of Courts Race Heats Up

A contested Democratic primary race for the county clerk of courts seat has been heating up all summer and is now set to be decided in another week.

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Primary Races Take Shape

State and county primary ballots are set for the upcoming midterm elections.

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Voter Registration Drive

All six Island libraries will participate in a voter registration drive on Saturday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Aquinnah Re-Elects Selectman Jim Newman, Approves Override
Landry Harlan

Aquinnah voters elected Jim Newman to a sixth term as selectman at the annual town election Wednesday. Mr. Newman won a three-way race for the seat with 80 votes.

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Three Candidates Vie for Seat on Aquinnah Board of Selectmen
Landry Harlan

Three candidates are running for a single seat on the Aquinnah board of selectmen this year, each longtime town residents with differing visions for the future.

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Katama Airfield Recount Ends in a Tie
Sara Brown

A painstaking hand recount supervised by the Edgartown town clerk Monday found the vote for a new Katama Airfield hangar was a tie.

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Katama Hangar Recount Will Take Place Monday
Sara Brown

Funding for a new airplane hangar at the Katama Airfield, narrowly defeated at the Edgartown town election April 12, will be subject to a recount.

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Tisbury Elects New Selectman, Decides Contested Finance Committee Race
Holly Pretsky

While the school vote dominated the annual town election Tuesday, Tisbury voters also elected in a new selectman and decided a contested race for the finance and advisory committee.

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Tisbury School Project In Limbo After Voters Reject Spending Question
Holly Pretsky
Turning out in large numbers at their annual town election Tuesday, Tisbury voters narrowly rejected the $46.6 million new school project.
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Chilmark Approves Spending at Quiet Town Election
Sara Brown

At a quiet town election Wednesday, Chilmark easily passed all spending articles on a ballot that featured no contested races.

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