Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Former guardsman will seek 57A seat

Email

A Cottage Grove man who lost his legs in Iraq will seek a seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives.

John Kriesel, a former Minnesota National Guard member, said he will run as a Republican for the District 57A seat now held by Karla Bigham, who announced she won't seek re-election this fall.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
(651) 459-7600
Advertisement
Advertisement