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Eight candidates to run for District 196 School Board

Five challengers will take on the three incumbents in the District 196 School Board election this fall.

The incumbents seeking another term on the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board are:

  • Art Coulson of Apple Valley
  • Gary Huusko of Eagan
  • Mike Roseen of Apple Valley

They are challenged by:

  • Craig Agrimson of Apple Valley
  • Brian Buechele of Lakeville
  • Rebecca Gierock of Apple Valley
  • Daniel O'Neil of Eagan
  • Bianca Ward Virnig of Eagan.

The terms for the three at-large positions will run from January 2018 to January 2022. Voters will fill the seats in the Nov. 7 general election.

The candidate filing period ran Aug. 1-15.

Scott Wente

Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011.

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