Primary Election Results 09 Aug 16

Tuesday’s primary election has narrowed the field of candidates moving on to the November General Election.


Four candidates filed for councilor Bill Arndt’s Hutchinson City Council seat. Moving on to face off for that seat in Novemer are former Mayor Steve Cook and William Teetzel. Arndt did not file for re-election.

For McLeod County Commissioner District 3, Incumbent Paul Wright will face Rob Raiche in the general election.

For McLeod County Commissioner District 4, Rich Pohlmeier and Jeff Nies move on to the November general election to fill the seat held by incumbent Commissioner Sheldon Nies, who is retiring.

Pilot instructor and retired Air Force officer Dave Hughes is the Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s Seventh District after besting rival Amanda Hinson 59 percent to 41 in Tuesday’s primary election.

Hughes goes up against long-time Congressman Collin Peterson in the fall election.

Complete election results can be found by clicking on the links below.


Click Here for McLeod County Election Results

Click Here for Statewide Election Results