District receives hundreds of late ballots

By scott miller

EDWARDS — The votes have been counted in the Eagle County Health Service District’s May 3 election, but ballots are still arriving every day.Several Edwards residents Monday saw a box of ballots delivered to Veronica Ross, the district’s designated election officials.Ross said Wednesday that all those ballots arrived too late to be counted. Many, she said, bore May 3 postmarks from other ZIP codes. That means they arrived too late to be counted.“We were in the (post office) lobby when it closed, and asked (postal employees) to look for every ballot they could find,” Ross said. Every ballot that arrived …

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