Voting results for Swift County

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Voters went to the polls tuesday in Benson and throughout the state to cast ballots for local and statewide candidates.

As of 3:30 p.m. there were nearly 500 voters recorded from Benson and Benson Township.

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ELECTION RESULTS:

Swift County Sheriff       Votes                Percent

John Holtz                    2,387                58.9

Chris Joyce                   1,664                41.0

Write-in                       4                      0.1

 

County Attorney            Votes                Percent

Robin Finke                  1,285                32.3

Danielle Olson               2,688                67.6

Write-in                       4                      0.1

 

Swift County Treasurer   Votes                Percent

Ron Vadnais                 3,778                99.6

Write-in                       14                     0.4

 

Swift County

Commission District 2    Votes                Percent

Ed Pederson                  512                   66.2

Grant Herfindahl             255                   33.0

Write-in                       1                      0.8

 

Commission District 4    Votes                Percent

Joe Fox                        707                   99.4

Write-in                       4                      0.6

 

Making County Treasurer Appointive

                                   Votes                Percent

Yes                              1,595                40.1

No                               2,387                59.9

 

District 777 Board of Education 4-year term

Candidate                 Swift        Chippewa   Pope       Total

Jason Madden           1,489       6               56          1,551

Chad Payne              1,699       16             72          1,787

Jodi DeJong-Hughes  1,621       13             67          1,701

Write-in*                 357          2               9            368

* Angela Nissen was a  write-in candidate, but it is not known at this time if there were others who received write-in votes.

 

District 777 Board of Education 2-year term

Candidate                 Swift        Chippewa   Pope       Total

Andy Abner              2,042       16          83             2,141

Write-in                   10           0            0               10

 

Minnesota House District 17A

Candidate                          Vote             Percent

Andrew Falk - DFL            6,788            44.5

Tim Miller – R                  8,453            55.4

Write-in                            25                0.2

 

Minnesota House District 17A

Candidate                          Falk-D         Miller-R

Swift County                     2,048          2,038

Chippewa County               2,196          2,439                                                   

Renville County                 2,187          3,064

Kandiyohi                         357             912

Total                                6,788          8,453                                                   

 

U.S. House District 7

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Collin Peterson-DFL      130,540             54.2

Torrey Westrom - R       109,952             45.7

 

Swift County  U.S. House District 7

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Collin Peterson-DFL      2,562                62.7

Torrey Westrom - R       1,514                37.1

 

U.S. Senate

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Al Franken-DFL            1,050,018          53.1

Mike McFadden-R         848,244             43.9

Heather Johnson-L          29,636               1.5

Steve Carlson-I              47,369               2.4

 

 

Swift County U.S. Senate

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Al Franken-DFL            2,345                56.9

Mike McFadden-R         1,591                38.6

Heather Johnson-L          73                     1.8

Steve Carlson-I              109                   2.6

 

Governor

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Dayton/Smith-DFL        986,170             50.1

Johnson/Kuisle-R           877,246             44.5

Nicollet/Gieseke-I           56,726               2.9

Holbrook/Dock-L           18,068               0.9

Wright/Daniels-G           31,123               0.04

 

 

Swift County Governor

Candidate                     Vote                  Percent

Dayton/Smith-DFL        2,189                53.3

Johnson/Kuisle-R           1,665                40.6

Nicollet/Gieseke-I           148                   3.6

Holbrook/Dock-L           38                     0.9

Wright/Daniels-G           61                     1.5

 

 

Soil and Water Board

District 2                      Vote                  Percent

Dale Schlieman              3,757                99.7

Write-in                       13                     0.3

 

District 3                      Vote                  Percent

Carl Ahrndt                   3,717                99.7

Write-in                       10                     0.3

 

 

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