Following a recount this week, according to the Wabasha County Herald, Lynn Schoen retained her 8-vote lead in the third district over Jim Roemer 210 votes to 202. Roemer called for the recount according to state law.
The paper said 19 votes were thrown out because of double voting or other reasons.
It was the second recount in Wabasha since the election. Earlier, Donald Springer maintained his Wabasha County Board victory over incumbent Merle Norman following a recount.