GLADSTONE — With a margin of 61 votes, Republican Steve West again takes the primary to move forward to the November general election where he will face Democrat Maggie Nurrenbern for the Missouri House of Representatives District 15 seat.

West took 1,342 votes or 51% of ballots cast during the Aug. 4 primary. Adam Richardson took 1,281 votes or 49%.

“I’ll make it an interesting race,” West said. “I just plan to keep doing what I am doing.”