Benson re-elects mayor, chooses two new council members
BENSON — Long-serving member Gary Landmark will not be returning to the Benson City Council.
Mayor Paul Kittelson will return for his 10th two-year term.
A five-vote margin cost Landmark his seat in Tuesday’s three-way race for two council positions.
Benson voters elected two first-time candidates to four-year terms on the council.
Stephanie Heinzig led with 570 votes and Jack Evenson collected 499 votes. Landmark had 494 votes.
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