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John McNeill / WMUK

There was a big turnout for Tuesday's primary election in Michigan. But most of the voters never got near the polls. Instead, record numbers voted by mail as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. That meant longer waits for election returns than in past years.

Chris Killian / WMUK

Republicans are looking for someone to replace Congressman Justin Amash in Michigan's Third District that includes Battle Creek.

J. Scott Applewhite / AP Photo

There are Republican and Democratic primaries Tuesday in Michigan's Sixth Congressional District, which includes Kalamazoo.

Andy Robins / WMUK

The Primary Election on August 4 includes races in several southwest Michigan State House districts. WMUK spoke with MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette reporter Lindsay Moore about contests in the 60th and 61st districts.

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Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Funding for emergency dispatch is on the August 4 ballot in Kalamazoo County. Voters will decide on a 0.65-mill tax proposal that would fund the countywide dispatch center that opened in 2018.