Incumbents held on to their seats in races for the U.S. House of Representatives, state House, Montevideo mayor and Chip­pewa County commissioner, but incumbent DFL-er Lyle Koenen, of Clara City, was defeated in the District 17 state Senate race by Republican Andrew Lang, of Olivia.

Incumbents held on to their seats in races for the U.S. House of Representatives, state House, Montevideo mayor and Chip­pewa County commissioner, but incumbent DFL-er Lyle Koenen, of Clara City, was defeated in the District 17 state Senate race by Republican Andrew Lang, of Olivia.

 

Koenen carried Chip­pewa County 3,167 votes to 2,966, but Lang ended up winning the district decisively with 57.25 percent of the vote.

 

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