Election

Election

News of local, school, state and national elections.

Voters in Sibley County’s Third District will narrow candidates from five to two in a primary election on Tuesday, September 9th. The Third District includes the City of Gaylord, and Dryden and Sibley Townships. Leo Bauer has held...

Commissioner District 4

For the first time in more than 15 years, there will be a new commissioner for Sibley County’s fourth district. Incumbent Charlie Woehler is not seeking reelection. He has served the sprawling district since 1994. District 4 includes most...

Ready for election

New Auburn Township's new townhall will be ready for use at next week's primary election. Township residents, earlier this year, voted to construct a new office and shed in the City of New Auburn. It is located...

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...
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 residents Jim Swanson and Dan Uecker are the finalists for the Third District Sibley County Commissioner seat. The two were the top vote-getters in Tuesday’s Primary election. The commissioner race was not decided until Gaylord ballots were counted,...
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...
Doug Quast’s bid for a third straight term as Gaylord’s Mayor was successful in Tuesday’s general election. Quast defeated former Gaylord Mayor John Schwartz by winning nearly 55% of the votes. The incumbent received 530 votes while challenger Schwartz...
A new AutoMARK voter assist terminal will be offered at polling places in Sibley County for the primary and general elections. Sibley County received a state grant to purchase the voting machines, to help come into compliance with the...
Three candidates are seeking two seats on the New Auburn City Council. Incumbents Jim Stark and Mike Hauan are being challenged by Craig Lowden. Below is a summary of the candidates' responses to a questionnaire, sent by The Gaylord...