Incumbents Scott Walter and Marcia Ellermeyer are leading in the East Helena Public Schools board of trustees election, with only provisional ballots yet to be counted.
Two seats were up for election on the board Tuesday. The Lewis and Clark County Elections Department released initial unofficial results around 8:45 p.m. and additional results around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, and election officials said about 135 provisional ballots are not yet counted.
Walter so far has secured 33.25% of the vote with 1,160, while Ellermeyer locked up 25.31% of the vote with 883. Juliet Hahn has received 22.04% of the vote with 769, and Tristan Ulmer has 18.89% of the vote with 659.
Walter is a bridge engineering manager for the Montana Department of Transportation and