73
      Saturday
      87 / 68
      Sunday
      88 / 71
      Monday
      91 / 73

      Branch wins first-ward council seat

      James Branch has won a seat on Jefferson City Council with nearly 80% of first-ward votes.

      James Branch has won the first-ward seat on Jefferson City Council.


      Any candidate receiving more than 50% of the primary vote automatically gets the seat. Branch won Tuesday's primary with 194 votes, nearly 80%.


      Chris Holsman received 28 votes for 11.43% of the total vote.


      Kolbi Ward received 23 votes for 9.39% of the total vote.


      There will be no April election for a first-ward seat.

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