Moore holds slight lead over Weix in St. Croix CountyWith all but 11 precincts reporting in St. Croix County, Moore holds a 5,860-5,361 lead over Weix in the county.
By: Doug Stohlberg, Hudson Star-Observer
A large number of pricinct in St. Croix County reported at approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday night and Democratic 10th District Senate candidate Shelly Moore holds just a slight lead over her opponent Isaac Weix.
With all but a handful precincts reporting in St. Croix County, Moore holds a 6,646-6,220 lead over Weix in the county. The district includes parts of five counties, but most of St. Croix and Pierce counties are in the district.
Weix, a known Republican, ran against Moore in the Democratic primary in an attempt to gain more campaign time for Republican incumbent Sheila Harsdorf. She was in Madison working on a budget bill during the early weeks of the campaign. The recall election is scheduled Aug. 9.
Watch for further updates throughout the evening.