|The unofficial results from the primary election are in.|
Sean Deringer and Mike Kaczmarek will go on to the general election in November for Wright County Sheriff. Deringer received 5,543 votes, or 31.88 percent of the vote, and Kaczmarek received 5,032 votes, or 28.94 percent of the vote. As of 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14, Wright County had 77,825 registered voters.
For House Race 15B, Karla Scapanski defeated Jessica Filiaggi in the DFL primary with roughly two-thirds of the DFL vote. The district had 25,406 registered voters as of 7 a.m. on Aug. 14. Scapanski received 1,166 votes while Filiaggi received 592 votes.
"Thanks to all the citizens in our communities who voted in the primary," Scapanski said in a statement. "The result shows that you support a candidate who has common sense hometown values and who is willing to work with everyone, Republicans, Independents, and Democrats, to get things done for our communities."
Wednesday, August 15, 2018