EAST WENATCHEE — Greg Peterson was defeating Mayor Steve Lacy in the race for Douglas County Sewer District 1 commissioner Tuesday night.

He had received 1,553 votes (64.55%) to Lacy's 853 votes (35.45%).

Peterson was appointed to the commission in March 2018 and would now serve a full six-year term. Lacy is stepping down as East Wenatchee mayor after serving since 1998.

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