Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
Stan Karwoski and Julie Ohs pulled away from Joe Delaney Tuesday in the Washington County Board District 2 primary race, while five candidates vying for a spot on the ballot in District 2 were much closer in vote totals.
Wayne A. Johnson (1,420 votes) and Jeff Swensen (1,405) led the pack in the county's fourth district, according to unofficial numbers on the Secretary of State website.
District 4 includes Cottage Grove, Denmark Township, Grey Cloud Island Township, Newport, St. Paul Park and portions of Woodbury and Hastings.
District 2 covers portions of Woodbury, White Bear Lake and Mahtomedi, as well as the entirety of Oakdale, Landfall, Pine Springs, Birchwood and Willernie.
As of 10:50 p.m. Aug. 14:
Distrct 4 vote tally (All precincts reporting)
- Bill Sumner - 945
- Wayne A. Johnson - 1,420
- John Thorson - 1,335
- Marvin Taylor - 746
- Jeff Swenson - 1,405
District 2 vote tally (16 of 17 precincts reporting)
- Stan Karwoski - 3,158
- Joe Delaney - 761
- Julie Ohs - 2,207