Recount Complete in Pennington County District 4

A recount has been completed concerning the very close race for Pennington County Commissioner District 4 in the November 8th General Election.

According to Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon challenger Roy Sourdif received 49.7 percent of the vote, while incumbent Darryl Tveitbakk received 49.46 percent of the vote. A recount had been requested by Tveitbakk.

The recount of Thief River Falls precincts 3B, and 4 was conducted by the Auditor-Treasurer on November 30th, 2022 at the Pennington County Board room at the Justice Center in downtown Thief River Falls.

According to County Auditor-Treasurer Jennifer Herzberg “there was no change” from the original vote.

The Canvassing Board is expected to meet in the coming days to certify the vote.