Paul Novotny has won a special primary election for a state House seat in central Minnesota. The Sherburne County sheriff's sergeant drew more than 85% of the vote against Republican challenger Kathy Ziebarth in Tuesday night's unofficial returns.
There are two Republicans running in a special primary election for a state house seat. Nick Zerwas announced back in November that he was resigning from the state legislature, triggering the special election in House District 30A.
There is a special election coming up for people living in parts of Sherburne and Wright Counties. Republican Representative Nick Zerwas has resigned from his seat in House District 30A, which means an election has to be held to fill that seat before the next legislative session.