Election

Election

News of local, school, state and national elections.

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...
The Gaylord and Arlington Chambers of Commerce are co-sponsoring a Sibley East School Board candidate forum on Monday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. in the Gaylord City Hall. The public is invited. Sibley East has six school board candidates....
A race has developed for New Auburn City Council. Three people have filed for two positions. Craig Lowden is challenging incumbent candidates Mike Hauan and Jim Stark for City Council. Long-time New Auburn mayor Roger Becker is unopposed for the...
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...

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...
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...
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...
Voters in the Sibley East School District will pick from six candidates to fill three seats on the Board of Education at the General Election on November 7. Incumbent candidates are Mark Brandt of rural Gaylord, Tom Webster of...
St. Peter’s Terry Morrow, in Tuesday’s general election, was re-elected to serve the District 23A seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. Morrow defeated challenger Mike Bidwell. District-wide, the vote tally was 13,209 to 7,565 in favor of Morrow....

Commissioner District 1

Incumbent Leo "Lee" Anderly is facing challenger Jim Nytes for Sibley County's District 1 commissioner post. Commissioner candidates responded to a questionnaire distributed by The Gaylord Hub, in July, before the Primary Election. Below is a summary of their...