Local races set in stone
Several local incumbents got some competition Tuesday after a flurry of filings on deadline day.
Previews of candidates who filed Tuesday will appear in the Republican Eagle later this week. The following is a complete roundup of those who filed for local offices.
Red Wing mayor
Red Wing City Council
Ward 1 -- Incumbent Stephen Castner; Dan Bender
Ward 2 -- Incumbent Lisa Bayley; Bill McKinley
Wards 3-4 -- Ralph Rauterkus is unopposed for Mike Hall's old seat.
Goodhue County Board
District 1 -- Incumbent Ron Allen, Red Wing; Darwin Fox, Welch
District 3 -- Incumbent Dan Rechtzigel, Kenyon, is unopposed.
District 4 -- Incumbent Ted Seifert, Red Wing; Tom Trulen, Red Wing
Goodhue County soil and water supervisors
District 3 -- Incumbent Donald Banks is unopposed.
District 4 -- Incumbent Edward McNamara is unopposed.
District 5 -- Incumbent John Jaeger is unopposed.
House District 28A
DFL -- Incumbent Sandy Wollschlager, Cannon Falls.
GOP -- Tim Kelly, Red Wing.
House District 28B
DFL -- Linda Pfeilsticker, Wabasha.
GOP -- Incumbent Steve Drazkowski, Wabasha.
House District 36B
DFL -- Bev Topp, Lakeville.
GOP -- Incumbent Pat Garofalo, Farmington.
First District Court
Incumbent Judge Thomas Bibus, Red Wing, is running unopposed.
Democrat: Al Franken, Dick Franson, Ole Savior, Alve Erickson, Rob Fitzgerald, Bob Larson, Priscilla Lord Faris
Independence: Kurt Michael Anderson, Bill Dahn, Doug Williams, Dean Barkley, Darryl Stanton, Jack Uldrich, Doug Williams
Libertarian: Charles Aldrich
Republican: Norm Coleman, incumbent; Jack Shepard
Constitution: James Niemackl
U.S. House 1st District
Republican: Brian Davis, Dick Day
Independence: Gregory Mikkelson
Democrat: Tim Walz, incumbent
U.S. House 2nd District
Republican: John Kline, incumbent
Democrat: Steve Sarvi
U.S. House 3rd District
Independence: David Dillon, Steev Ramsdell
Democrat: Ashwin Madia
Republican: Erik Paulsen
U.S. House 4th District
Republican: Ed Mathews
Democrat: Betty McCollum, incumbent
U.S. House 5th District
Republican: Barb Davis White
Democrat: Keith Ellison, incumbent; Gregg Iverson
Independence: Bill McGaughey
U.S. House 6th District
Independence: Bob Anderson
Republican: Michele Bachmann, incumbent; Aubrey Immelman
Democrat: El Tinkleberg
U.S. House 7th District
Republican: Glen Menze, Alan Roebke
Democrat: Collin Peterson, incumbent
U.S. House 8th District
Republican: Michael Cummins
Democrat: James Oberstar, incumbent