By Tim Huether
The results are in and here are the newly elected officials for the Bennett County are, including the legislative district races.
For Bennett County Commissioners, incumbent Wayne Bond and former commissioner Rolf Kraft were voted in. Both are Republicans.
Wayne Bond 687
Rolf Kraft 594
Elton Three Stars Jr. 445
Incumbent Jolene Donovan defeated Mary Goss for the Bennett County Treasurer’s Office, 666 to 473.
For Bennett County States Attorney, Sarah Harris defeated Britt T. Long, 711 to 420 votes.
For District 27 State Representative, Liz May and Steve Livermont are heading to the legislature with the top two getting elected. Here are those results:
Elizabeth May 2,903 Steve Livermont 2,846 Party Red Dawn Foster 2,604 Jim Bradford 2,467 Everette L. McKinley 351
State Senate, Dist 27
Kevin Killer 3,931
Constitutional Amendment R: An Amendment To The South Dakota Constitution Regarding Postsecondary Technical Education Institutes
Constitutional Amendment S: An Initiated Amendment To The South Dakota Constitution To Expand Rights For Crime Victims
Yes 215,262 No 146,073
Constitutional Amendment T: An Initiated Amendment To The South Dakota Constitution To Provide For State Legislative Redistricting By A Commission
Yes 149,926 No 198,955
Constitutional Amendment U: An Initiated Amendment To The South Dakota Constitution Limiting The Ability To Set Statutory Interest Rates For Loans -
Constitutional Amendment V: An Initiated Amendment To The South Dakota Constitution Establishing Nonpartisan Elections
Initiated Measure 21: An Initiated Measure To Set A Maximum Finance Charge For Certain Licensed Money Lenders
Initiated Measure 22: An Initiated Measure To Revise State Campaign Finance And Lobbying Laws, Create A Publicly Funded Campaign Finance Program, Create An Ethics Commission, And Appropriate Funds
Initiated Measure 23: An Initiated Measure To Give Certain Organizations The Right To Charge Fees
Referred Law 19: An Act To Revise State Laws Regarding Elections And Election Petitions
Referred Law 20: An Act Lowering The State Minimum Wage For Non-Tipped Employees Under Age 18
For complete statewide results, go to the Secretary of States website: