COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - With all Branch County precincts having reported their numbers from Tuesday's primary Election, all three county-wide millage proposals will pass. They include renewals for the Branch County Commission on Aging and the Branch Area Transit Authority, as well as a new 1/2 mill proposal for the Branch District Library. The COA renewal passed 4593-1362, the BATA renewal passed 3906-2018, and the library millage passed 4281-1735.
In the 58th District State House Republican primary, Tim Hart Habrel won Branch County with 1981 votes, followed by Eric Leutheuser with 879, Hal Nottingham with 615, and Jeff Jacques with 552.
With 9 of 25 precincts reporting in Hillsdale County, Leutheuser leads with 839 votes, followed by Brad Benzing with 392, Jacques with 185, and Hart Haberl with 125.