Election 2008

Election 2008

Complete coverage of the 2008 elections

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...
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...
Filing opens Tuesday, August 19th for the offices of mayor and two city council seats in Gaylord and New Auburn. Filing will close on Tuesday, September 9. All the positions will be filled at the November 4 general election. Gaylord In...
There will be at least one new member of the Gaylord City Council following the November 4th general election. An incumbent and two newcomers are vying for two spots on the council. Seeking reelection is Carl Wetzel. Chad Muchow...
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...
Filing opens Tuesday, August 26 for supervisor and treasurer positions in area townships. This is the first time area townships will hold their elections as part of the November 4 general election. In the past, elections were held in...
New Auburn Mayor Roger Becker and City Council member Catherine Lorenz have had their "two minutes of fame" recently. The two have been heard and seen recently on a commercial supporting Norm Coleman's re-election for Senate. Becker and Lorenz explained...
A race has developed for mayor and city council of Gaylord. Former mayor John Schwartz will be challenging incumbent mayor Doug Quast for the two-year term of office. Three candidates have filed for two seats on the city council. Incumbent...
Area residents will head to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots for local, state, and federal offices. Polls will be open in Gaylord and New Auburn from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Gaylord residents will vote at the...
In Dryden Township, incumbent supervisors David Ruehling and Ron Otto have filed for office. No one has filed for treasurer, a position currently held by Sonya Meyer. Incumbent David Asmus has filed for re-election as supervisor in Alfsborg Township....