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them. atch 12's leah thompson has been at the jackson county elections office all evening. leah, how is the process going now? [a36]election hq-live vo this is the last phase of the ballot process here at jackson county. the ballots are scanned and proccessed for each different votes. first the ballot is dropped into one of the many locations in jackson county. they are then brought inside and sorted in this machine as well as signature first the ballot is dropped into one of the many locations in jackson county. they are then brought inside and sorted in this machine as well as signature verified. once they are sorted and verified the ballots are opened and again sorted into piles. they are counted and organized into specific piles. then lastly they come to the third room where they are scanned and this is where your vote is counted. the jackson county clerk chris walker told me that young voter registration was big this election chris walker jackson county county clerk in this election we saw a lot of younger people getting registered to vote. there was a lot of enthusiasm. kids turn 18 and it's great to see them be proactive and wanting to get involved. we don't normally see this in this sort of election. the election office will stay busy all night until 1 or 2 am and continue tomorrow. live in medford leah thompson newswatch 12 election hq-anch tag there are a lot more races and measures that we are digging