It was never close in the race for District 6′s seat on the Anoka County Board of Commissioners. Board Chair Rhonda Sivarajah rolled to a 13,177-7,473 victory over Kevin Ryan. All 16 precincts have reported.
Hugo Mayor Fran Miron has grabbed the lead and is padding in in the race for the District 1 seat on the Washington County Board of Commissioners. Miron trailed with half of the precincts reporting, but as results from Hugo have come in he has charged past longtime incumbent Dennis Hegberg. Miron now leads 10,111-8,839, [...]
Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar won easy reelection to a second, six-year term Election Day, crushing Republican opponent Rep. Kurt Bills by a wide margin.
The race to fill the seat opened by Forest Lake’s Ray Vandeveer is neck-and-neck heading to the wire. Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) has pulled ahead of Julie Bunn (DFL-Lake Elmo) by 204 votes with only two precincts of 33 left to report.
Incumbent mayor Dave Povolny and incumbent council members Jeff Duraine and Denny Peterson will return to office after winning their races in the Nov. 6, 2012 election.