Lake Crystal Republican Jeremy Munson will replace Tony Cornish in the House 23B seat. He defeated Melissa Wagner 59 to 39 percent on Monday night with all of the votes counted.
Representative-Elect Munson thanked those that helped and supported him and his campaign; he added campaigns can’t be won without a team effort. He also thanked his DFL rival Melissa Wagner, also of Lake Crystal, for running a strong campaign.
Munson added a promise not the let the people in his district down, and that he looks forward to making sure their concerns and voices are heard.
Results are unofficial until they are certified by the counties in the district and the State of Minnesota.