Vig to challenge Wanzek; Headland, Vigessa, Linderman advance

The primary election was held Tuesday, June 14.

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The primary election decided which District 29 candidates would advance to the general election in November.

Terry Wanzek
Terry Wanzek

Sen. Terry Wanzek, R-Jamestown, received 372 votes. Wanzek will face Democratic challenger Ben Vig, who received 80 votes.

Rep. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier
Rep. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier

Reps. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier, and Don Vigessa, R-Cooperstown, will go up against Democratic challenger Charles Linderman. Headland received 328 votes, Vigessa had 285 and Linderman trailed with 79.

Results are unofficial until the Stutsman County Canvassing Board meets at 10 a.m. Monday, June 27.

Masaki Ova joined The Jamestown Sun in August 2021 as a reporter. He grew up on a farm near Pingree, N.D. He majored in communications at the University of Jamestown, N.D.
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