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Who filed, who didn’t: Aug. 12 primary election set for Willmar City Council’s Ward 2 seat


WILLMAR — Voters will narrow a field of three candidates to two challengers for the Willmar City Council seat from Ward 2 in the Aug. 12 primary election. The filing deadline was 5 p.m. Tuesday.

The top two vote-getters in the primary will face off in the Nov. 4 general election.

Council contests also developed in Willmar’s Ward 1 and Ward 3.

Also, Mayor Frank Yanish did not file for reelection to a second term. Two others have filed for the office.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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