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Women charged with voting while ineligible


WILLMAR -- Two Willmar woman face felony charges for voting in the November 2008 election while they were ineligible to vote.

Eileen Carol Klinghagen, 62, and Michele Ann McDowell, 36, are both charged in Kandiyohi County District Court. Klinghagen appeared in court Monday and her next appearance is an omnibus hearing on Dec. 30. McDowell's next appearance, also an omnibus hearing, is Nov. 24.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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