Cox wins Republican primary

The field is set for the January 3, 2008 Special Election to fill the District 25 seat in the Minnesota Senate being vacated by Tom Neuville.

Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate Kevin Dahle of Northfield and Independence Party candidate Vance Norgaard of Northfield will be joined on the ballot by Republican Ray Cox of Northfield.

Cox won a three-way primary election Tuesday, Dec. 18, over Rod Tietz of New Prague and Keith Swenson of Henderson.

Cox, a former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, received 2,029 votes, or 66.7 percent of the total vote.

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