Voter Turnout Higher Than Average In Petoskey

May 8 is Election Day, and voters all over northern Michigan hit the polls to cast a ballot.

In Petoskey, the voter turnout was higher than average.

As of 2:00 p.m., seven-percent had voted, and by 6:00, that number was up to 13-percent.

The average for a May election in Petoskey we're told is between six and ten-percent.