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UPDATED: Four vie for two St. Paul Park City Council seats


Four St. Paul Park residents filed for the two open City Council seats, including incumbent council members Sandi Dingle and Jeff Swenson.

Dingle and Swenson’s terms, who were both first elected in 2005 and re-elected in 2009, are set to expire on Jan. 6, 2014.

Two candidates also vying for the open seats are Darrin Smith and Nathan Kotfis. The four will square off in the Nov. 5 election.

Darrin Smith

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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