A number of County election results are in from yesterday’s elections. In Stevens County, the top 2 vote getters for the District 5 County Commissioner race were incumbent Phil Gausman with 55% of the vote and Neil Wiese with 24%, with Jamie Solvie a close third. The top 2 will move on to the November election.
In Big Stone County, there was a Special Election for District 5 County Commissioner, with Erick Klepel being the top vote-getter at 37%.
In Grant County, Dwight Walvatne secured 58% of the vote in his District 2 County Commissioner race. In Otter Tail County, Barry Fitzgibbons took 42% of the vote in a close Sheriff’s race, beating out Kile Bergren, who had 38% of the vote. Also in Otter Tail, Wayne Johnson was on top with 48% of the vote for District 2 County Commissioner, while Betty Murphy secured 53% of the vote for District 4 County Commissioner.
In Douglas County, Tim Kalina was on top with 55% of the vote for District 2 Commissioner, while Charlie Meyer secured 50% as the top vote getter in the District 4 Commissioner race.