A number of hotly contested primaries appeared on the August ballot.

Ypsi City Primaries

Mayor - Democratic Primary

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City Council - Democratic Primary

1st Ward:

2nd Ward:

3rd Ward:

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County Commission Primaries

County Commission seats were hotly contested this year, with disputes over Sheriff's Department Patrol Funding considered the largest issue.

2nd District (Superior Twp) Democratic primary:

4th District (western Ypsi Twp) Democratic primary:

Winner faces Republican Mitchell Gasche

5th District (eastern Ypsi Twp) Democratic primary:

6th District (Ypsi City and parts Twp) Democratic primary

Winner faces Republican Kurt Koehler