You Oughta Know

County posts election results on its Web site

Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.

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The records: Complete election results for Sedgwick County.

Why you'd want them: To be informed about candidates and learn more about races that affect you. You may click on the most recent primary results from Aug. 5 and also look at past election results.

Where you get the records: From Sedgwick County's Web site, /elections. To see the most recent results, click on the link on the top of the page. To see previous results, click on the "Current and past election results" link under the "Elections" category on the right side of the page.

How much it will cost: The information is free.