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...
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...
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...
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...
Sibley County residents who cast their ballots in the primary election followed the state-wide trends. On the Republican ticket, Mark Kennedy received the nod as U.S. Senate candidate with 509 votes. John Uldrich received 28 votes and Harold Shudlick...

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,...
For the first time in more than 15 years, there will be a new commissioner for Sibley County’s fourth district. Four women and three men are seeking election in District 4. The field will be narrowed to two candidates...
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...