Investigating, fixing Nickolaus election errors to cost $256,300
April 7, 2011 Photographs from the press conference held by Waukesha County Clerk at Waukesha County Courthouse to explain how the wrong vote totals were released on election night. Clerk is Kathy Nickolaus and her she explains the error. MICHAEL SEARS/MSEARS@JOURNALSENTINEL.COM Image by Michael Sears
A consultant's report traces problems in reporting Waukesha County election results directly to mistakes by outgoing County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus - mistakes that will cost county taxpayers more than a quarter of a million dollars to fix.