Sprenger, Cate, Glaser lead Republicans in contested local primaries
May 20, 2020
State House District 17 Rep. Sherrie Sprenger is carrying 65.87 percent of the vote in the Republican primary for Linn County Commissioner Position 3 as of 8 p.m. on May 19.
With 10,214 votes, she is leading Kerry Johnson, 4,174 votes, 26.92 percent; Bill Schrader, 669 votes, 4.31 percent; and Jack W. Tacy, 403 votes, 2.6 percent.
Jami Cate of Lebanon is winning the Republican race to succeed Sprenger in House District 17 with 2,409 votes. Scott Sword is in second place with 2,123 votes, followed by Timothy L. Kirsch, 1,211; Bruce Cuff, 1,089; Susan Coleman, 833; and Dylan Richards, 800....