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Mary Sawatzky has been endorsed by the DFL to run in House 17B. She will have a primary challenger. Jessica Rohloff has announced she plans to continue her campaign and run in the primary.

Sawatzky to challenge Vogel, Liebl in Dist. 17B after big win

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Update: With all precincts reporting, Mary Sawatzky won the District 17B primary for the DFL race with 1994 votes to 1031 votes for Jessica Rohloff.


WILLMAR -- Mary Sawatzky will challenge for the District 17B seat representing Willmar and most of Kandiyohi County.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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