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Four candidates ran for the two available seats on Grand Haven’s City Council and two candidates vied for one Board of Light & Power trustee seat in Tuesday's general election.

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Tension was high at Grand Haven City Hall on Tuesday night as candidates waited for precinct results to be written on a chart for attendees to see.

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(Updated: 10:05 p.m. Tuesday) Here are the unofficial results of Tuesday's elections in Grand Haven and Ferrysburg:

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On Tuesday, Nov. 5, voters in the cities of Grand Haven and Ferrysburg will head to the polls, where they’ll be asked to elect a mayor and multiple council members, as well as weigh in on charter amendments. 

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Editor’s note: This series gives our readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Sias is a write-in candidate vying for one of three open seats on the Ferrysburg City Council. We’ll feature the rest of the candidates throughout the week.

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A series of fliers were recently placed in Grand Haven doorways to encourage voters to cast ballots in favor of two candidates in the Nov. 5 election.

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Editor’s note: This series gives our readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Murdoch is a write-in candidate vying for one of three open seats on the Ferrysburg City Council. We’ll feature the rest of the candidates throughout …

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Editor’s note: This series gives our readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Rahilly is a write-in candidate vying for one of three open seats on the Ferrysburg City Council. We'll feature the rest of the candidates throughout …

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the final survey in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Ja…

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the seventh in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie C…

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FERRYSBURG — Members of the Citizens to Save Smith’s Bridge are hosting a Ferrysburg candidates open house from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at William Ferry Park. But only the candidates the group endorses will be there. 

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the sixth in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie Coo…

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LANSING — A potential plan to ask Michigan voters to ease legislative term limits would likely be paired with “good government” changes aimed at addressing the state’s feeble transparency and accountability grades.

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the fifth in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie Coo…

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the fourth in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie Co…

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Lee Fisher, the chief assistant prosecutor for Ottawa County, has announced he is running to take his boss’ place when the longtime county prosecutor retires next year.

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the second in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie Cooper, Ryan C…

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Editor’s note: This questionnaire is the first in an eight-part series, giving readers an opportunity to learn a little more about the candidates who will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. Grand Haven candidates include Josh Brugger and Bob Monetza for the mayoral post; Collin Beighley, Jamie Coo…

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Election officials are making preparations to ensure Tuesday, Nov. 5, goes smoothly for voters as the day marks the general election in the city of Grand Haven.

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Two seats are up for grabs on Grand Haven’s City Council on Nov. 5. On Tuesday, three of the four people vying for those seats met for a candidates forum at the Grand Haven Community Center.

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There are less than 30 days until voters will be entering the polls for the Nov. 5 general election. In addition to deciding the next mayor and who will join the City Council and the local utility board, Grand Haven voters will be able to make their opinions known on an infrastructure millag…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Struggling Democratic presidential candidates are facing the bad news that they are not among the 10 who have qualified for the next debate, a predicament that is likely to spell doom for their campaigns.