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Photo: Merritt Hale for Congress

For the first time in three decades, Republicans will hold a primary in the 6th Congressional District. Merritt Hale is challenging incumbent Ben Cline for the party’s nomination, a run he says began with a fatal family disease. More from WFIR’s Evan Jones:

Hale spoke live this morning on The Roanoke Valley’s Morning News. Here is the full conversation: