FOLEY -- Only one contested race in Benton County this election cycle.  A new county commissioner will be sworn in come January.

Steve Heinen defeated Bonnita Bernhardt for the board of commissioners seat in Benton County's District 3.

District 2 Commissioner Ed Popp ran unopposed and was reelected as were County Attorney Phil Miller, Auditor/Treasurer Nadean Inman, and Sheriff Troy Heck.