Primaries are today
Minnesota voters can begin to make their candidate choices today.
The state primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 10, with voting from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
There is no city primary as Mayor Paul Hicks and at-large city council members Barb Hollenbeck and Mike Slavik have no challengers in the upcoming general election.
There is a race for one of the 1st District judges' position, currently held by Timothy Blakely. Stephen Baker and Larry Clark are challenging him.