Election

Election

News of local, school, state and national elections.

A race developed this past week for the Sibley East School Board. Seven candidates have now filed for three seats on the Board of Education. Incumbent Tom Webster of Gaylord, Brenda Eggert of Arlington, Anne Karl of Arlington, and Scott...

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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...
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...
Sonya Meyer defeated Laura Storm in the Dryden Township treasurer's race Tuesday. This was the only area race in township elections. Meyer received 108 votes, while Storm received 53. Meyer was appointed treasurer earlier this year when former treasurer,...
A complaint alleging Sibley County commissioner candidate Steve Gillaspie violated the Fair Campaign Practice Act was dismissed last month by the State of Minnesota. On October 10th, Sibley County Attorney Dave Schauer filed a complaint alleging that Gillaspie violated...
There will be at least two new members of the Gaylord City Council in 2011. Three newcomers and one incumbent are among the candidates vying for three posts on the City Council. Candidates include Jim Landaas, Shawn Losure,...
Voters in Sibley County’s Third District will choose a new Commissioner for the Third District November 4th. The Third District includes the City of Gaylord, and Dryden and Sibley Townships. Leo Bauer has held the Third District seat for...
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...
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 will be electing four school board members on November 2. Three candidates, Scott Dose, Anne Karl, and Dan Woehler, have filed for the three, four-year terms of office. Two candidates, Beth DuFrane and...