PASCO, Wash.-- Ballots in Franklin County were mailed out on Tuesday, October 14th, and some are already back.
In Pasco on Friday, October 17th, staff from the Auditor's office were busy counting ballots and putting them in the system.
In Franklin County 23,000 ballots were mailed out. So far 176 ballots have been returned.
Staff at the County Auditor's office say that's more for the first day than last year.