Saxhaug defeats Carlson for Senate 5 seat
BEMIDJI – Redrawn district lines pitted incumbents against each other in the Senate District 5 race, with Tom Saxhaug beating out John Carlson for the seat.
In complete but unofficial results, Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, received 21,301 votes – 52.3 percent – to top Carlson, R-Bemidji, who collected 19,362 votes, of 47.6 percent.
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