Election

Election

News of local, school, state and national elections.

Residents of the Sibley East School District re-elected Scott Dose, Anne Karl, and Dan Woehler to four-year terms on the Board of Education Tuesday. The top vote-getter was Dose with 2,156 votes, followed by Woehler with 2,154 votes, and...

Gaylord Mayor Election Results

Gaylord voters made history in Tuesday’s general election when they selected Brenda Pautsch to be the City’s first woman Mayor. Pautsch won the election by getting 44.69% of the votes cast in Gaylord. She received the support of 341...
There will be two new faces on the Sibley County Board of Commissioners next year. Joy Cohrs of New Auburn Township defeated Steve Gillaspie of Green Isle Township 751 to 497 in the District Four Commissioner race. Cohrs' victory...
Incumbent Jessica Uecker was the top vote getter Tuesday in the Gaylord City Council race while newcomers Jim Landaas and Shawn Losure also gained seats. Uecker and challengers Landaas, Losure and Susan Johnson-Schmitt were vying for three spots on...

City of Arlington Election Results

Jim Kreft was successful in his bid for a second term as City of Arlington Mayor. Kreft, an Arlington-Green Isle High School graduate, was reelected with 509 votes. That was 298 more than challenger Bruce Anderson received. Four candidates were...
New Auburn residents re-elected their long-time mayor, and added a new face to the City Council. Roger Becker, who has served as mayor for 24 years, was re-elected with 88 votes. His challengers Pam Horton and Craig Lowden each...

Township Election Results

Larry Bumgardner defeated Jim Janicke for the four-year supervisor's term in Transit Township. The vote was 62 to 60. This was the only race for area townships. Brad Voss was elected to the two-year supervisor's term in Transit Township,...
Incumbent Brenda Pautsch, and newcomers Pat Pinske and Jessica Uecker were the top vote recipients Tuesday in the race for three seats on the Gaylord City Council. Pinske, who currently serves as the coordinator of Gaylord’s Economic Development Authority...

City of Henderson Election Results

Challenger Tim Nytes defeated incumbent Keith Swenson in race for Henderson Mayor. Nytes received 246 votes, 89 more than Swenson. Four candidates were vying for two City Council seats in Henderson. Kelly Braun and Randall Tiegs won those seats...
Three area precincts – Gaylord, Dryden and Sibley Townships – will have a local race in the September 9 primary election. Residents of the these precincts will vote to narrow the field of candidates for the District three Sibley...