Staff ReportNewsWest 9
It was one of the hottest races in the Basin, and we have a winner.
Tryon Lewis has been declared the winner in the State Representative District 81 race with 76 percent of the vote.
Longtime Incumbent Buddy West drew only 24 percent of the vote.
Only 12 out 47 precincts have been counted, but again the Associated Press is declaring Tryon Lewis the winner.