The race for Kansas governor is a virtual tie with both Kris Kobach and Jeff Colyer with 41 percent of the vote with Kobach leading with just 191 votes.
The Kansas Republican governor's race is a virtual tie with both Jeff Colyer and Kris Kobach tied with 41 percent of the vote. Vote totals are: Colyer 126,066; Kobach 126,257 for a difference of just 191 votes with all precincts reporting. As of 8:45 a.m. on Aug. 8, the Secretary of State's office was working on an official statement concerning the outcome of the governor's race.
On the democratic side of the governor's race, Laura Kelly was a strong winner with 78,746 votes and some 48,000 votes more than her closest opponent Carl Brewer.
Locally, Tom Jones won the County Commission District 1 race with 182 votes over incumbent David Ward with 99 votes and Bill Hlavachick with 89 votes.
Greg Lewis is the Republican candidate for state Representative District 113 with 1,041 votes to Brett Fairchild's 512 votes. David Curtis is the Democrat winner with 181 votes to David Serrault with 66.
All election results are unofficial until the ballots are canvassed.