By The Hays Daily News

Rep. Sue Boldra, R-Hays, faced a tough challenge from Democrat James Leiker in the Kansas House of Representatives District 111 while campaigning for re-election.

But Boldra held off the challenge in Tuesday's election, winning 4,747-3,629 as unofficial votes were tallied. Votes will be canvassed by the Ellis County Commission before becoming final.

For more, see Wednesday's HDN.