Primary Election

Voters head to polls in primary election

Aug 10, 2022
A sandwich board outside City Hall in Lake City announces that it is a polling place for the Aug. 9 primary election where voters had some choices to make about who would appear on the ballot in the Nov. 8 general election. A handful of vehicle parking spaces closest to the building entrance were...

Primary voters set Nov. 6 ballot

Aug 15, 2018
Lake City voters in the Aug. 14 primary chose six city council candidates to appear on the general election ballot on Nov. 6. Faye Brown, Amy Kohrs Alkire, John Mead, Russell Boe, Jason DeVinny, and Greg Schreck advanced to the general election. Edward Towey and Andru Peters did not. Marty Kelly...

Candidate reports campaign sign thefts

Aug 8, 2018
Lake City City Council Candidate Andru Peters reported the theft of one of his campaign signs from a Lake City yard on Aug. 2, according to the Lake City Police Department. On Aug. 6, he reported three more. Peters is one of eight candidates vying for three city council seats. On Aug. 14, voters...

Letter: Make Aug. 14 count

Aug 8, 2018
To the editor: Next Tuesday’s election is stacking up to be one of the more exciting primaries in recent memory and, in fact, may be more important than the November general election. Why? Because there are: • Five DFLers and three Republican candidates facing off for the two slots in the governor...

Goodhue County Sheriff Candidate Questionnaire: Paul Gielau

Aug 8, 2018
Age: 52 Address: 2362 Pineview Ct., Red Wing Campaign online: Education: Associate Degree in Law Enforcement, Alexandria Area Vo-Tech Family: Wife Dawn (Married 18 years) grown step-children Mavrick and Danielle Patterson, son Derek who will be a senior at Red Wing High...

Goodhue County Sheriff Candidate Questionnaire: Marty Kelly

Aug 8, 2018
Age: 52 Address: 32999 Grosse Point Road Campaign online: Education: • 1984 graduate of Red Wing High School • Bachelor’s Degree in Law Enforcement from Mankato State University with a minor in Psychology, 1988 • Alexandria Technical College Police Skills Program Graduate...

Goodhue County Sheriff Candidate Questionnaire: Josh Stehr

Aug 8, 2018
Age: Currently 43…will be 44 when it comes time to take office…making me much older and wiser then! Address: Rural Lake City…Goodhue County Campaign online: Education: •Inver Hills Community College/Minneapolis Community College/Center for Criminal Justice and Law...

Local judge faces primary challenge

Aug 3, 2016
Wabasha County District Court Judge Terrence Walters faces a challenge from two attorneys in next Tuesday’s primary  election. The primary is one of three judicial primaries on that ballot this year including a race for a Minnesota Supreme Court seat. Only three-fourths of Lake City’s voters will...

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