Virginia primary election opens Tuesday

The polls open for registered voters to cast their ballots in the primary election for state and federal races at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

On the Republican ticket, area voters will choose between incumbent Robert W. “Bob” Goodlatte and Harry Griego in the 6th District.

The polls will close at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

All voters must show an acceptable form of photo identification, including any ID issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, any ID issued by the U.S. government, an employer-issued photo ID or a student photo issued by a school in Virginia.

Access information online at www.elections.virginia.gov or by calling 1-800-552-9745, ext. 1.

Contact staff writer Jake Zuckerman at 540-465-5137 ext. 152, or jzuckerman@nvdaily.com