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Some ballots counted twice in tech snafu

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Because of a mistake in the electronic counting process, Detroit Township results were counted twice in preliminary results in the recent primary election, but the mistake was caught before the final results were certified by the Becker County canvassing board.

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The glitch did not change the primary winners, the same candidates won and advanced to the general election, but it did slightly change the  vote totals that each received, according to County Administrator Jack Ingstad.

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