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11/12/20 Board of Canvass Minutes



November 12, 2020


The Board of Canvass Meeting was called to order by Chairman Jerry Pohlman at  5:30PM, Thursday, November 12, 2020 at the Crane Lake Chapel Fellowship Hall prior to the Board of Supervisors’ Meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance recited by those in attendance including:  Supervisors and Canvass Judges Kara Knutson & Jerry Pohlman; Treasurer Traci Bak; and Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman.

Supervisor Jim Janssen was absent.


The election results were reviewed by the Canvass Judges as follows:


Number of registered voters prior to poll opening                  –  101

Number of persons registering to vote on Election Day        –      4

Number of signatures at polling place roster                         –    58

Number of absentee ballots                                                   –    32

Total number of voters                                                            –    90



Candidate Vote

Jerry Pohlman – Supervisor A, 4 Year Term   – 81

Kara Knutson  – Supervisor B, 2 Year Term   – 84

Jo Ann Pohlman         – Clerk, 4 Year Term   – 84



Write-In Votes

  • Supervisor A, 4 Year Term – 4
  • Supervisor B, 2 Year Term – 0
  • Clerk, 4 Year Term – 0


The 2021 Town Board will be Supervisors Jim Janssen, Kara Knutson, and Jerry Pohlman, Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman and Treasurer Traci Bak.


The Board then certified the election results:


We, the Board of Supervisors and Canvass Judges, of the Town of Crane Lake, do hereby certify the election results of the Town of Crane Lake 2020 General Election held Tuesday, November 3, 2020 as submitted by the Election Board to be the official results.


Time Adjourned: 5:35PM





Chairman Jerry Pohlman                                            Supervisor Kara Knutson




Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman





This draft of the Crane Lake Township minutes has been posted solely for preliminary informational purposes.  Minutes are unofficial and subject to change until they have been approved.