April 3, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 78

Kichak edges Roberts for chairman

James Kichak was re-elected chairman for the Town of Mercer during the general spring election on Tuesday.

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MITCH KOSKI, right, mayor for the city of Montreal, signs his name to vote in the general spring election on Tuesday in Wisconsin. Bobbie Bergquist, left, assists Koski.

Kichak edged challenger Opal Roberts, 355-343.

In other Mercer races, Lin L. Miller defeated Sue Schenk for town treasurer, 383-274.

For the Mercer School Board, three challengers ran for two seats. Incumbents Deanna Pierpont and Denise Thompson both were re-elected over opponent Paul Juske. Pierpont had 464 votes and Thompson had 383. Juske finished with 308.

Two seats were up for grabs on the Hurley School Board during the election. Incumbent David Pajula secured 540 votes to win an...