Roeber ekes out primary win
By Press Release
In Delta County, voter turnout topped just 34 percent for the June 28 primary election. In the only local contest, Republican commissioner candidate Mark Roeber edged out Roger Bentley 1,809 to 1,627. Roeber will face Democratic challenger Jere Lowe for the District 3 seat in November's general election. A third candidate, Mark Eckhart, is awaiting verification of his petition as an unaffiliated candidate. Don Suppes (R) and Travis Mills (D) will face off for the District 2 commissioner seat.