2012 Elections

According to unofficial results, Charlotte Johnson has narrowly defeated Rick Mann in her attempt to become Watertown’s mayor. Unofficial results show that Johnson received 1,087 votes, or 52.2 percent. Mann received 969 votes, or 46.5 percent. Johnson, a former college educator who grew up in Watertown and later moved back to the city after retirement, [...]

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Adam Pawelk and Steve Washburn have unofficially won the two open seats on the Watertown City Council during Tuesday’s election. Unofficial results show that Pawelk, a member of the city’s park board, led the way with 995 votes. Washburn, a member of the city’s planning commission, finished second with 800 votes. Washburn narrowly finished ahead [...]

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There were no surprises in Mayer on election night, with Mike Dodge winning the mayoral race and Tice Stieve-McPadden and Bruce Osborn maintaining their seats on the city council. All three were unopposed on the ballot. However, Nicki McNeilly seemed to fare well in her write-in campaign for a city council seat. There were 232 [...]

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by Howard Lestrud HometownSource “Get in line by 8 p.m.” and help Minnesota continue to hold its No. 1 ranking for voter turnout in the nation, urged Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie at mid day. “It feels like we are in the general pattern between about 75 and 78 percent turnout,” Ritchie related. “The [...]

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