A total of 5,255 citizens out of 57, 146 registered voters in Carver County voted in the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 12. In races of note, Republican Jim Nash won the GOP House District 47A race against Bob Frey. According to the unofficial results released by Carver County, Nash won the race with 1,406 votes (59.93 percent) [...]
In the Carver County Commissioner District 4 race in the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 12, incumbent Tim Lynch (909 votes) and Frank Long (504 votes) advanced to the General Election, which will be held Nov. 4. Al Leuthner (117 votes) finished third. The results create a rematch between Lynch and Long, who ran against each [...]
Republican Jim Nash has won the GOP House District 47A race against Bob Frey. According to the unofficial results released by Carver County, Nash won the race with 1,406 votes (59.93 percent) to Frey’s 940 votes (40.07 percent). “I’m thrilled,” Nash told the Waconia Patriot after the final results were announced late Tuesday night. “I’m going to [...]
By Aaron Brom Crow River News One-time hopeful governor Tom Emmer is now looking very hopeful for Congress as he soundly defeated Anoka County Board of Commissioners Chairperson Rhonda Sivarajah in the race for the 6th District Republican nomination. After four terms, Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is not running for re-election to the U.S. [...]
Today, August 12, is the primary elections. Find out what races are on the ballot, learn about the candidates, and find your polling place with our election section. And stay with us through the evening as we report on results as they come in. Visit the ELECTION SITE now!
UPDATE-10:48 PM-Republican Jim Nash is leading late in the GOP House District 47A race against Bob Frey. With 16 of 21 precincts reporting, Nash has a 1,263 to 811 vote lead over Frey. Nash is benefitting from his home turf with Ward 1 and 2 voters in Waconia providing him with 483 votes to Frey’s [...]