The polls are now open for election day and over 13,000 people have already taken advantage of early voting in Onaa County. The polls will remain open until 9 p.m. tonight. However, before you go, make sure to double-check your polling location as some places have closed due to redistricting.
If you are voting by absentee ballot, remember that it must be postmarked by today. The Anadea County Board of Elections has stated that they have already received over half of the requested ballots.
The county executive race is of significant interest, with Republican Ryan McMahon currently holding the position and being challenged by Democrat Bill Kenny. Additionally, Republican district attorney Bill Fitzpatrick is facing two challengers this year, Democrat Chuck Keller and conservative Christina Varga. There are several cities that may elect a new mayor, including Fulton, where the candidates include Democrat James Rice, Republican Marissa Hanin, conservative Thomas Kenyon, and David Fars from the Red Hat Party. In Ithaca, Robert Kelmo is running on the Working Families and Democratic lines, while Janice Kelly is running as a Republican.
In Rome, incumbent mayor Jackie ISO is being challenged by Jeff Lanigan, with ISO running on the conservative line and Lanigan on the Republican line. There are many other races on the ballot, and you can find all the information at localsyr.com.
For election results, join us for a special edition of News Channel 9 at 11 p.m. tonight and tomorrow morning on the Morning News starting at 4:30 a.m. In ASO County, Anthony Waldren has been found guilty for the murder of his stepson, 17-year-old Jordan Brooks. Waldren could face 25 years to life in prison.
In Syracuse, three teenage girls were shot, with one in critical condition. The incident occurred when a man was searching for a stolen car on Grant Boulevard and found a group of teens inside.
He shot into the car, injuring the three girls. He has been taken into custody. In Manhattan, chaos erupted in court as a judge asked the attorneys for former President Donald Trump to control their client.
Trump is currently standing trial for fraud, accused of inflating the value of his assets. Trump has accused the judge of bias against him, and his daughter Ivanka is expected to testify later this week.
In a few months, the Dome will host a concert by the Boss, who has rescheduled his Syracuse show for April 18th. Tickets go on sale this Friday morning at 10 a.m.
The Boss had to pause his tour due to health reasons, and those who bought tickets for the postponed show can use them for this one or request a refund within 30 days. Adrien Arre, the new head coach of the Syracuse men’s basketball team, has secured his first win, with Su defeating New Hampshire 83 to 72 last night.
Fans are excited to see how the season unfolds..