Columbus, NE ~~ Senator Paul Schumacher of Columbus has been elected to serve another term in the Unicameral. Schumacher won the District 22 Legislative race over challenger Doug Liewer.
Incumbent Lydia Brasch was re-elected in District 16 as she defeated Scott Japp.
In District 24, Mark Kolterman defeated Kirk Tesar. Curt Friesen was elected to serve District 34 as he won an uncontested race.