June 7, 2022 – The June primary election is underway in California. Starting shortly after 8:00 pm when polls close, we will post live results here.

June 10, 2022 at 3:10 PM Latest update from the Elections Office has been published. 20,222 votes have now been counted.

BOS District 3

Patti Ingram Spencer1,04631.26
Lisa Swarthout1,63148.74
Valentina Masterz66919.99

BOS District 4

Susan Hoek3,41984.13
Calvin Clark64515.87

Nevada City City Council

Lou Ceci47232.37
Adam Kline50234.43
Ken Merdinger855.83
Erin Minett39927.37

Clerk-Recorder Registrar of Voters

Paul Gilbert1,4617.97
Natalie Adona12,71669.35
Jason Tedder4,15922.68


Gina Will7,73145.51
Rob Tribble9,25754.49

The full, detailed results can be found on the Elections website. Cumulative report as a .pdf file is below.

June 7, 2022 at 11:22 PM This was the final report for Election night. The official canvass starts on Thursday, June 9, 2022.

June 7, 2022 at 10:22 PM 17,574 ballots have been counted out of 75,368 registered voters.

CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Patti Ingram Spencer7832683089230.93
Lisa Swarthout1,318216801,40748.79
Valentina Masterz46421100058520.28
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Susan Hoek2,5765619702,82984.32
Calvin Clark38119126052615.68
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Paul Gilbert9114233701,2908.11
Natalie Adona10,471169471011,11168.91
Jason Tedder2,87114050403,51522.08

June 7, 2022 at 10:10 PM The next local update is expected around 10:15-20 pm.

June 7, 2022 at 9:07 PM According to the Secretary of State’s Office, Nevada County’s first report had 16,092 ballots counted, 21.35% of the registered voters. Statewide turnout at 9:00 pm was 12.4%.

June 7, 2022 at 8:20 PM First results

CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Patti Ingram Spencer783260080930.73
Lisa Swarthout1,31821001,33950.85
Valentina Masterz464210048518.42
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Susan Hoek2,57656002,63286.81
Calvin Clark381190040013.19
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Paul Gilbert91142009536.53
Natalie Adona10,4711690010,64072.86
Jason Tedder2,871140003,01120.62
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Gina Will6,25786006,34346.91
Rob Tribble6,947233007,18053.09
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Lou Ceci36770037433.33
Adam Kline37980038734.49
Ken Merdinger64100655.79
Erin Minett29150029626.38
CandidateAbsenteeEarlyElection DayProvisionalTotal%
Rolf Kleinhans9,507233009,73071.68
Gerald Bushore3,75193003,84428.32

June 7, 2022 at 8:02 PM Polls are now closed. We are expecting the first local results around 8:15 pm.

In Nevada County, only a handful of races were uncontested. The following elected positions, while appearing on the ballot, will be filled by the single candidate in each race.

Nevada County Superintendent of Schools: Scott Lay
District Attorney: Jesse Wilson
Sheriff/Coroner/Public Administrator: Shannan Moon
Treasurer/Tax Collector: Tina Vernon