Havre Daily News - News you can use

By Tim Leeds 

Hutton defeats Bergren

 


In a hotly contested legislative race, Havre minister Rowlie Hutton defeated outgoing Speaker of the State House Rep. Bob Bergren, D-Havre, in the race for Senate District 17.

Hutton won with 60.2 percent of the vote in the district, which includes parts of Hill and Blaine counties. The final count was 3,502-2315.

Bergren could not run for re-election to the House due to term limits. He faced Hutton in the district represented by Sen. Ken "Kim" Hansen, D-Harlem, who also could not run for re-election due to term limits.

During his victory speech at the Republican headquarters on 1st Stre...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 11/15/2021 16:59