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Koenen continues to lead as ballots counted in special primary election


WILLMAR -- Rep. Lyle Koenen continues to hold a solid lead over fellow DFLer John Schultz in today's special primary election in Senate District 20.

Votes are currently being tallied in the seven counties were votes were cast and are being reported on the Minnesota Secretary of State's website.

With 82 percent of the votes counted, Koenen,of Clara City, has 1,359 votes and Schultz, of Correll, has 827.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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