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Minnesota District 8 Primary - Listen to the Candidates Before You Vote


We continue our Making Sausage candidate series.  The big news, not just in northern Minnesota, but on the national scene is Minnesota's Congressional District 8.

Many people have entered the race in both parties.  Let's meet the candidates.

More information: Kirsten Kennedy (DFL)

Michelle Lee (DFL)

More information:  Michelle Lee (DFL)

Jason Metsa (DFL)

More information:  Jason Metsa (DFL)

Joe Radinovich (DFL)

More information:  Joe Radinovich (DFL)

Soren Sorensen (DFL)

More information:  Soren Sorenson (DFL)

Pete Stauber (GOP)

More information:  Pete Stauber (GOP)

Harry Welty (GOP)

More information:  Harry Welty (GOP)

Primary elections are Tuesday, August 14th.  For more information on where to vote visit the Secretary of State's website.

Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.