Gudmundson will not seek re-election
Dakota County Sheriff Don Gudmundson announced Sept. 21 he will not seek re-election in 2010. Gudmundson was first elected in 1995.
He indicated he had made the decision with his family months ago.
Before becoming Dakota County sheriff, Gudmundson was a member of the Detroit Police Department, was sheriff in Fillmore County, and was the police chief in Lakeville.