Russek, Stolfa win Delano Council spots

Jack Russek, of Delano, is retiring at the end of this year after many years of serving District 3 on the Wright County Board, and as of January 1, he will be sitting in a new chair — Delano City Council member.
Voters chose Russek and incumbent Betsy Stolfa to fill the two open seats on the Delano City Council during the Nov. 6 election. Five candidates competed for the two seats. Vote totals were (from most to least) 1,239 for Russek (24.73 percent), 1,225 for Stolfa (24.45 percent), 1,015 for Harlan Lewis (20.26 percent), 926 for Jon Sutherland (18.48 percent) and 583 for Dan Gustafson (11.64 percent).
All results are unofficial. Delano had 3,293 voters registered as of 7 a.m., Nov. 6.