KINDERHOOK–Former village Mayor James Dunham easily defeated village resident Rima Bostick in the contest for a two-year term as mayor of the village. The vote was 310 for Mr. Dunham to 125 for Ms. Bostick.
In the race for village trustee, with two seats open and four candidates, Richard Phillips, the only incumbent in the race, was the top vote getter, with 293. Also elected was Robert Baumeister, with 183 votes. The terms are for two years.
David Dellehunt was reelected to another four-year term as village justice, with 338 votes. He ran unopposed.
Election officials said that 407 voters turned out for the only contested village races in the county. Forty absentee ballots were received.
VILLAGE OF KINDERHOOK
James Dunham* 310
Rima Bostick 125
Richard Phillips* 293
Robert Baumeister* 183
Stephen Bean 149
Peter Hunter 150
David Dellehunt 338