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Faust-Goudeau, Ranzau, Skelton leading races

With about 35 of 48 precincts reporting, Sen. Oletha Faust-Goudeau is leading former Wichita City Council member Sharon Fearey in the District 4 Democratic primary for Sedgwick County commissioner.

Newcomer Richard Ranzau is ahead of former commissioner Lucy Burtnett in the Republican primary.

Wichita City Council member Jim Skelton is ahead of Derby city leaders Dion Avello and Chuck Warren in the District 5 race, with 10 of 42 precincts reporting. The winner of the Republican primary will face Democratic incumbent Gwen Welshimer.