Voters head to the Polls Tuesday


Voters head to the polls tomorrow for the June 3rd primary election.

Polls in Ottumwa and Wapello County will be opened Tuesday from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.  Absentee ballots still out must be postmarked by midnight tonight or hand delivered to the Wapello County auditor’s office before polls close on election day.

Two races will be watched closely on election day.  The Republican primary will select a candidate to face

Democratic Representative Dave Loebsack.  Republican candidates running are Mariannette Miller Meeks, Mark Lofgren and Mathew Waldren.

The other race of interest tomorrow pits Democrats Tom Rubel and Steve Siegel against State Representative Mark Chelgren ofOttumwa.

A reminder Ottumwa radio will have election results Tuesday evening from the Wapello County courthouse with our reports beginning shortly after 9:00 p.m.