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NORFOLK- Former Vice Mayor Daun Hester soundly defeated James J. St. John Tuesday night in the 89th House District special election.

She will fill the House of Delegate seat vacated by Kenneth Alexander.

Hester garnered 94% of the vote.

Harrison vacated the House of Delegate seat to fill the State Senate seat left open when long-time State Senator Yvonne Miller passed away in July.

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