Election 2008

Election 2008

Complete coverage of the 2008 elections

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...
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...
A two-year term as Gaylord Mayor is up for grabs in the November 4th general election. Vying for the post are incumbent Doug Quast and former Gaylord Mayor John Schwartz. Both candidates recently responded to a questionnaire distributed by...
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 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...
Five candidates are seeking three seats on the Sibley East Board of Education. The candidates are Brian Asmus of rural Winthrop, Brian Brandt of rural Le Sueur, Jodi Hanson of Gaylord, Brian Rodning of Gaylord, and Daryl Thurn of...
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...
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...
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,...
Incumbent Doug Quast has filed for office. Former mayor John Schwartz has picked up a petition to file for office, but it has not yet been submitted. Schwartz said that it is his intention to file. As of Friday,...