Government

Due to concerns brought forth by members of the Willow Wood Homeowners Association, the Cambridge City Council is taking steps to make Second Avenue Southeast a safer street. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Aug. 18, City Planner Marcia Westover explained the homeowners association submitted a letter requesting the city to consider closing the driveway [...]

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The Minnesota Department of Public Safety presented a Safe and Sober Award to the Braham Police Department during the Aug. 5 City Council meeting for their continued efforts to make the city’s roadways safer. The program, “Toward Zero Deaths,” awards cities, like Braham, that have lessened the number of traffic deaths by various methods. The [...]

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My name is Ross Benzen and I graciously ask the citizens of Braham to consider my candidacy for mayor. I was born and raised in Braham, now living and raising my own family here. My wife Marianne and I have two kids, Natalie, 7, and Eli, 4. I believe I have strong leadership skills, integrity, [...]

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My name is Tiffany Kafer and I am excited to announce my candidacy for Cambridge City Council. I was born, raised and have spent my entire life in Cambridge. I have dedicated 10 years to volunteering at Cambridge Isanti Competitive Baseball, CPIS PTO, Community Education and CI Early Childhood. Cambridge has been a good foundation [...]

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The Isanti County News allows each candidate running for a local office one free filing statement announcing their candidacy. The Isanti County News doesn’t solicit this announcement from the candidate; it’s up the candidate to submit their filing statement to the newspaper if they wish to do so. Filing statements from candidates who filed May [...]

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With six of the six precincts reporting, these are the final results for the District 2 Isanti County Commissioner Primary Election. Terry Turnquist and Loren Davis will move on to the Nov. 4 General Election. Terry Turnquist: 302 Loren Davis: 219 Jeff Sandquist: 195 Stephen Smith: 170 Scott Soderman: 63 Gary Moss: 15 District 2 represents the city of Braham, [...]

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Current Isanti Mayor George Wimmer and current Isanti City Council Member Sue Larson will move on to the Nov. 4 General Election in the Isanti mayoral race. Final results from the Aug. 12 Primary Election are: George Wimmer: 189 Sue Larson: 125 Scott Marshall Elliott: 56

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