As election nears, Nevada county clerks grapple with burnout


              Elko County Clerk Kris Jakeman looks at a batch of mail-in ballots pulled out of an official ballot drop box for a school bond special election in her office in Elko, Nev., on Dec. 14, 2021. In Elko County, the long-time clerk decided to run for re-election last minute, after considering stepping down. Commissioners there want to do away with voting machines. (Elko Daily Free Press via AP)
            
              Clerk-recorder Aubrey Rowlatt poses in her office in Carson, City, Nev., on July 8, 2022. Rowlatt was elected as Carson City's clerk-recorder in 2018, planning to serve two or three terms. Now she's retiring after one term due to a host of duties that has led to burnout. (AP Photo/Gabe Stern)
As election nears, Nevada county clerks grapple with burnout