2012 elections

Republicans expressed a certain mystification over the thumping they took last night. “Nobody saw it coming,” said Rep. Jim Abeler, R-Anoka, a 14-year veteran of the House, of Republicans losing the legislature, a congressman, two amendments. “I was surprised,” said Jeff Johnson, Minnesota Republican National committeeman and Hennepin County Commissioner. “Honestly, I don’t know (what [...]

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  By Jeff Hage Princeton Union-Eagle The Chip Cravaack era is over in the Eighth Congressional District after one term. Cravaack conceded to challenger Rick Nolan around 1 a.m. Wednesday. With 75 percent of the vote counted, Nolan held a 52-47 percent lead. The Nolan camp had reason for optimism early. When results came in [...]

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The voting majority in Chisago County likely hoped for a different outcome in the U.S. presidency race, along with a few others, as evident by how they voted on election night. Though true, Barack Obama and Joe Biden will be serving a second term, it was Republican challengers Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan who gained [...]

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The people of Amador Township have spoken and here are the election results from their precinct: U.S. President & Vice President Rep. Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, 274 votes Barack Obama and Joe Biden, 214, votes U.S. Senator Rep. Kurt Bills, 187 votes DFL Amy Klobuchar, 271 votes U.S. Rep. Dist. 8 Rep. Chip Cravaack, [...]

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Incumbent County Commissioner Mike Robinson has won Rushseba Township, Rush City, Nessel Township and Fish Lake Township. Challenger Rick Smisson has not secured a precinct victory. Rushseba — Robinson: 296 Smisson: 113 Rush City — Robinson: 717 Smisson: 163 Nessel Twp — Robinson: 783 Smisson: 287 Fish Lake Twp — Robinson: 719 Smisson: 357   [...]

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