Our 2016 endorsements

 

Here is a review of the West Central Tribune and Forum Communications election endorsements for 2016:

 

Willmar City Council

Ward 1: Our editorial board recommends Kathy Schwantes be elected.

Ward 2: Our editorial board recommends Julie Asmus be elected.

Ward 3: Our editorial board recommends Fernando Alvarado be elected.

Ward 4: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Shawn Mueske, running unopposed, be re-elected.

 

Kandiyohi County Board

District 2: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Doug Reese, be re-elected.

District 4: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Roger Imdieke, running unopposed, be re-elected.

District 5: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Halan Madsen, running unopposed, be re-elected.

 

State Legislature

State senator, District 17: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Lyle Koenen be re-elected.

State representative, District 17B: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Dave Baker be re-relected.

State representative, District 17A: Our editorial board recommends incumbent Tim Miller be re-relected.

 

Federal Offices

Congressman, 7th District: Forum Communinations recommends incumbent Collin Peterson be re-relected.

President: Forum Communications makes no endorsement for president in 2016.

 

The local and state editorial endorsements are the opinion of the West Central Tribune Editorial Board of publisher Steve Ammermann and editor Kelly Boldan. The federal endorsements are the opinion of Forum Communications management.