The Douglas County Board of Canvassers reviewed provisional -- or challenged votes -- Friday, allowing some and throwing others out. The board's decisions broke three ties for precinct committee positions.
In Precinct 3, Ward 1, the county declared Mary Corman the Republican committeewoman. In Precinct 4, Ward 3, the board declared Tennyson Bland the Republican committeewoman. In Precinct 3, Ward 4, it declared Louise M. Silber the Democratic committeewoman.
The board later will break a tie between Tom Church and John Vesecky for Palmyra Township clerk.