Conklin, Neidhamer, Mellon and Neilson going to Boyne City November general election

ELECTION_RESULTS_900x675_1399405790264_4415986_ver1.0_640_480Boyne City’s final four candidates seeking the two Boyne City Commission seats up for election have been chosen.

On Tuesday Aug. 4, Boyne City voters chose the top four candidates—Hugh Conklin, Tom Neidhamer, Gary Mellon and Leslie Neilson—who will now face off at the Tuesday Nov. 3 general election.

350 voters turned out in this week’s election.

The candidates and the number of votes they received are as follows:

Hugh Conklin – 255 votes

Incumbent Tom Neidhamer – 253 votes

Gary Mellon – 217 votes

Leslie Neilson – 117 votes

Incumbent Derek Gaylord – 103 votes

Eric Frykberg – 97 votes

Look for the complete story with comments from the winners and losers—as well as reaction from the community—in the Wednesday Aug. 12 edition of the Boyne City Gazette.