In the race for five Republican nominations for seats on the Luzerne County Council, Harry Haas and Eugene Kelleher have opened up a cushion over four others with 104 of 189 precincts reporting. Sue Rossi, Kathy Dobash, Paul DeFabo and Alex Milanes round out the list.
With 104 of 189 precincts reporting:
Haas - 3,285
Kelleher - 3,188
Dobash - 2,524
Rossi - 2,530
Defabo - 2,232
Milanes - 2,160
The top five finishers will appear on the November ballot against the top five Democrats. There are only five Democrats running in the primary so all of them have secured their party’s nomination. They are: Eileen Sorokas, Richard Kick Heffron, Linda McClosky Houck, Michael Giamber and Renee Ciaryffolu Taffera.