Preliminary election results were delayed on Tuesday, but officials say the general election will be smoother.
Nonpartisan candidates who get more than 50 percent of the vote in the primary election don’t have to appear on the November ballot.
Challenger Joe McGill is ahead in the race for Nye County Sheriff by 142 votes against incumbent Sharon Wehrly, according to preliminary results on Wednesday morning
In a sign of the tough campaign to come, Gov. Steve Sisolak reserved $6 million in advertising for the general election.
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo won the Republican primary for governor Tuesday, and will advance to the general election to face incumbent Steve Sisolak in November.
Conservative candidates including Sigal Chattah, Michele Fiore and Jim Marchant were winning races for AG, treasurer and secretary of state on Tuesday.
Nevada’s congressional incumbents were winning their primary races, according to preliminary election results released after midnight Tuesday.
In a Democratic primary race, incumbent Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson appeared to defeat criminal defense lawyer Ozzie Fumo.
Incomplete results for Clark County School Board races showed two incumbents emerging as front-runners on Friday while another was trailing in the three seats up for grabs.
Candidates are vying for a six-year term on the Nevada System of Higher Education’s 13-member governing board.
Henderson, North Las Vegas and Boulder City will get new mayors, according to results from Tuesday’s primary election.
Kevin McMahill had 58 percent of the vote when preliminary results were released Tuesday night in the sheriff’s race.
Voters in Washoe and Nye counties were the last to finish voting, which delayed the release of election results for the primary election.
After two weeks of early voting, and voting by mail, more than 331,000 Nevadans had cast their ballots.