Incumbent Grand Island mayor knocked out of race

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ Mayor Jay Vavricek has been knocked out of contention for another term in office.

The mayor finished third in Tuesday’s primary vote. Unofficial results from the Hall County election commissioner says financial adviser and Grand Island Senior High boys soccer coach Jeremy Jensen finished first, trailed by City Council President Chuck Haase. Only the two top finishers advance to the general election.