Editor’s Note: There is one open seat in the City Council’s Second Ward.
Republican candidate for governor Jeff Johnson was in Le Sueur Saturday afternoon talking to supporters and door knocking.
Editor’s Note: Candidate Rocco Pauletti did not respond to our questionnaire. Candidate Greg Hagg, whose name will still be on the ballot, dropped out of the race earlier this month citing health concerns.
Final results for the Le Sueur-Henderson School Board are in, and as of Wednesday morning the top three candidates are Amy Hardel, Lisa Steinborn and Nikki Kiemele respectively.
Even though the paper’s press time was well before the polls closed Tuesday, we’re still here, ready to provide our readers with local Election 2012 results.
So that all readers can view local election results on our website, the Le Sueur News-Herald will provide unrestricted access to content under our “News” and “Elections” tabs on Tuesday, Nov. 6 and Wednesday, Nov. 7.
With no candidate forum for the Le Sueur City Council candidates, the chamber has included information from each candidate in this week's newsletter.
OWATONNA — Minnesota First District Congressman Tim Walz stood Tuesday with the parents of an openly gay soldier who died in Afghanistan and said he’s opposed to a proposed Minnesota constitution amendment banning same-sex marriage.
This year’s marriage amendment issue on the Nov. 6 ballot has created a lot of activity in south central Minnesota from proponents on both sides of the issue.
One of the big issues facing Minnesota voters on November 6 is whether or not they want to amend the state’s Constitution and define marriage specifically as being between one man and one woman.
OWATONNA — On Wednesday at the Steele County Free Fair, Craig Brenden did what he has been doing on a daily basis the past two months — introduced himself to local voters.
Mike Dudley easily beat his Republican challenger Gene Thomas Kornder, of Belle Plaine, in Tuesday's Minnesota Senate District 20 primary.With 100 percent of the vote counted, Dudley had 87 percent to Kornder's 13 percent."It feels good," said Dudley, who lives in New Prague, but was raised …