Siegel defeats Rubel

Wapello County Supervisor Steve Siegel easily won the Democratic nomination for Senate District 41 on Tuesday night.

Siegel received 2040 votes, nearly 70 percent of the total. Former Ottumwa School Superintendent Tom Robel got 882.

Siegel won the right to face incumbent Republican Mark Chelgren in November.

Chelgren ran unopposed in the Republican primary.