Small problems pose big headaches at Hamilton County polls

photo People are lined up early this morning at the Boynton Center in the Golden Gateway as they waited to cast their votes. The center is the voting place for two downtown precincts.

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People made mountains out of molehills when complaining about long lines and voting machine malfunctions at some voting sites in Hamilton County, according to the administrator of the election commission.

The voting machine at the Bethlehem Center in Alton Park did jam, but it was repaired quickly, said Charlotte Mullis-Morgan. While there were some long lines at polling places, no one was turned away from voting, although some people might have grown tired and left, she said.