Republican Diann Quastad Minion was the apparent winner in Tuesday's Emmet County Recorder To Fill Vacancy Special Election, defeating Democrat Phyllis Martens 802-381, with 1,183 total votes cast.
In a fairly solid turnout for a special election, 16 percent of Emmet County's 7,336 registered voters cast their ballots.
Quastad Minion won handily at all voting stations. Following are the results:
Casting their ballots
Mary and Tim Schumacher were among those voting in the recorder special election Tuesday at the Emmet County Farm Bureau building. Assisting them was poll worker Larry Aldrich.
EDN photo by Michael Tidemann
n Armstrong - Martens, 20; Quastad Minion, 86.
n Dolliver - Martens, 18; Quastad Minion, 68.
n Estherville - Martens, 241; Quastad Minion, 404.
n Gruver - Martens, 15; Quastad Minion, 80.
n Ringsted - Martens, 24; Quastad Minion, 50.
n Wallingford - Martens, 27; Quastad Minion, 52.
n Absentee - Martens, 36; Quastad Minion, 62.