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Nov. 5 Election Results for the Anoka-Hennepin School Board

Three seats on the Anoka-Hennepin School Board were up for election this year - districts one, two and five. Community members living within these districts had a chance to vote Nov. 5.
 
Results obtained on election night are unofficial and may be adjusted slightly in the days following the election. Election results become official when approved by the Canvassing Board. The Canvassing Board meeting for the Anoka-Hennepin School District is Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Sandburg Education Center, 1902 Second Ave., Anoka.
 
Unofficial election results, according to the Minnesota Secretary of State website, are as follows:

  • In district one, incumbent Tom Heidemann received 1,165 votes, and challenger Erin Heers-McArdle received 1,388 votes.
  • In district two, Marci Anderson received 356 votes, running unopposed.
  • In district five, incumbent Nicole Hayes received 405 votes, running unopposed.

Anoka-Hennepin School Board members serve a four-year term. Maps showing election districts are available on the Anoka-Hennepin School District website. Voters may visit the Anoka County elections website for more information, www.anokacounty.us/elections. Specific questions may be directed via email to elections@co.anoka.mn.us  or by phone at 763-324-1300.
 
The Anoka-Hennepin School District is one of Minnesota's largest, serving approximately 38,000 students and 248,000 residents. Spread out across 172 square miles, the district is made of 13 suburban communities north of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Anoka-Hennepin has 26 elementary schools, six middle schools (grades six through eight), and five high schools, plus alternative middle and high school sites, in addition to Community Education programs.