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Changes ahead for local schools following May elections

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It's a new month and new items are ahead for several of our local school's following Tuesday's elections. 

Billings Public Schools is seeking to pass a K-8 levy and a 9-12 levy in the May 2nd school election. Preliminary numbers for the SD2 high school district levy, for just over $1.2 million, show 50.94 percent of votes AGAINST the levy. Preliminary numbers for the SD2 elementary school district levy, for nearly $1.4 million, show 50.26 percent of the vote FOR the levy. Votes have been partially counted.

Hear from School District 2 Superintendent Terry Bouck in reaction to tonight's elections on KULR-8 at 10 p.m.

The Laurel School District also had an elementary school levy on the ballot for operations and maintenance coming in at $440,000. Preliminary votes show 60.55 percent voting AGAINST the levy.

We will continue to update you on local school elections on air and online at kulr8.com.

The following are the preliminary votes for Yellowstone County school elections:

LAUREL SD 7-70
DALE AHRENS.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,986   34.43%
MIKE LONGBOTTOM  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,467   25.43%
ROY D VOSS .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,656   28.71%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 660   11.44%
 
CUSTER SD 15 TRUSTEE

TOBY ABEL  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 82   33.88%
BRYAN BULLER  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 86   35.54%
KEVIN CALLOWAY.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 72   29.75%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 2     .83%
 
H.P. SD 24 TRUSTEE

STEVEN M. ERB .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 585   30.00%
THOMAS W. FOX .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 173    8.87%
BROOKE LOGAN  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 432   22.15%
NATHAN MCCLENNING.  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 87    4.46%
JODI PETERSON .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 314   16.10%
RICK ROGERS.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 249   12.77%
CHAD SEDGWICK .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 106    5.44%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  4   .21%
 
SHEPHERD SD 37 TRUSTEE

SHANE FLOWERS .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 336   40.14%
MICHAEL GALLAGHER.  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 230   27.48%
SHANE REKDAL  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 266   31.78%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  5    .60%
 
SHEPHERD HSD 37 TRUSTEE

COREY R. SCHULTZ .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 95   43.58%
SHAYNE VANDIVORT .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 120   55.05%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  3    1.38%
 
INDEPENDENT SD 52 TRUSTEE
JAKE DETLING  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  283   27.40%
JOE LIEROW .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  258   24.98%
BRANDI REMME  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 226   21.88%
JAMEE WILSON  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 258   24.98%
WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  8     .77%
 
BILLINGS SD 2 ELEMENTARY MILL LEVY
FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 13,207   50.26%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 13,068   49.74%
 
BROADVIEW HSD 21J MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 151   66.52%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 76   33.48%
 
CANYON CREEK SD 4 TECH FUND LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 237   42.10%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 326   57.90%
 
LOCKWOOD SD 26 MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 843   49.21%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 870   50.79%
 
PIONEER SD 41 MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 114   44.19%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 144   55.81%
 
CUSTER SD 15 BOND ELECTION

YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 81   56.25%
NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 63   43.75%
 
LAUREL SD 7,70 ELEMENTARY MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,204   39.45%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,848   60.55%
 
LAUREL HSD 7 HIGH SCHOOL MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,134   38.57%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1,806   61.43%
 
INDEPENDENT SD 52 MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 419   50.67%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 408   49.33%
 
BILLINGS SD 2 HIGH SCHOOL MILL LEVY

FOR  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15,241   49.06%
AGAINST .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15,828   50.94%

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