News for North Texas
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Top Stories: Your Texas Primary Election Roundup


The top local stories this morning from KERA News: Today's the day to vote in the state primary elections. Voters will determine party nominees for the midterm contests in November.

Check out our voter guide here and preview some of the races we're watching, including a Republican primary race for a Texas Board of Education seat in North Texas.

Before heading to your nearest polling place, make sure you have everything you need to cast your ballot. Polls close at 7 p.m.

Don't forget to tune in to KERA 90.1 FM tonight at 8 p.m. for a live Texas Standard election special, featuring reports from public radio newsrooms across the state. We'll also have updated election results throughout the night.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM. 

Former KERA staffer Krystina Martinez was an assistant producer. She produced local content for Morning Edition and She also produced The Friday Conversation, a weekly series of conversations with North Texas newsmakers. Krystina was also the backup newscaster for the Texas Standard.