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Results: Contested Ypsilanti Township Primary Races

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There were a two contested primary races in Ypsilanti Township on Tuesday. 

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Brenda Stumbo won the Democratic primary run-off for Ypsilanti Township Supervisor.  Stumbo garnered more than 71-percent of the vote in beating Cheryl Roberts.  The incumbent has no Republican challenger in November's general election. 

Heather Jarrell Roe won the Democratic primary for Ypsilanti Township Clerk, defeating write-in candidate Monica Ross-Williams.  There is no Republican challenger in November's general election.

Stan Eldridge won the Democratic primary for Ypsilanti Township Treasurer.  There is no Republican challenger in November's general election.

There were a host of candidates running in the Democratic primary for Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees.  John Newman II, Gloria Peterson, Debbie Swanson and incumbent Jimmy Williams Jr. received the most votes and will not face Republican opposition in November. 

Brad Hine, Tajalli Hodge, Darrell Kirby, Jeff Neel, Brad O'Conner, Star Smith, and David L. Streeter all won nominations for the Ypsilanti Township Parks Commission and will go on to the November ballot.

Nearly three-quarters of David Fair’s 20+ years in radio has been at WEMU. Since 1994, he has been on the air at 5am each weekday on 89.1 FM as the local host of NPR’s Morning Edition. Over the years, Fair has had the opportunity to interview nationally and internationally known politicians, activists and celebrities. But he feels the most important features and interviews have been with those who live and work here at home. He believes his professional passions and desires fit perfectly into WEMU’s commitment to serving a local audience.