Election

Election

News of local, school, state and national elections.

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...

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...
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...
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...
A post election equipment review for Sibley County, conducted Nov. 15, was acceptable, according to Auditor Lisa Pfarr. There were no differences found in any of the election results. Two precincts, the City of Green Isle and Moltke 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...
Three candidates have filed for two seats in the New Auburn City Council race. Candidates are Elizabeth Frahm, Catherine Lorenz, and Bonnie Walker. Lorenz is an incumbent. The other incumbent, Dennis Kuehl, did not file for re-election. Council members...
New Auburn residents, Tuesday, re-elected Mayor Roger Becker and Mike Hauan and Jim Stark to the City Council. Becker was the only candidate who filed for mayor. He received 141 votes. Hauan and Stark were challenged for City Council...
Two Green Isle Township residents are seeking election as the Sibley County District 4 commissioner. Charlie Woehler, Green Isle Township farmer, and Steve Gillaspie, also a Green Isle Township resident, are seeking the support of residents in the...

Unopposed county officials retain posts

It was no surprise. Seven county officials who were unopposed in the general election were elected to their positions. Those re-elected were Fifth District County Commissioner Harold Pettis of Gibbon, Sheriff Bruce Ponath, County Attorney David Schauer, County Recorder...