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11/18/22 Board of Canvass Minutes



November 18, 2022


The Board of Canvass Meeting was called to order by Chairman Jerry Pohlman at 5:30PM, Friday, November 18, 2022 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 Jim Janssen & Jerry Pohlman; Treasurer Traci Bak; Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman; and three community members.

Supervisor Brandon Anderson was absent.


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


Summary of Votes Cast in the Precinct of Crane Lake Township, State of Minnesota at the State General Election held Tuesday, November 8, 2022


Number of registered voters prior to poll opening                         –  107

Number of persons registering to vote on Election Day                –      0

Number of signatures at polling place roster                               –    46

Number of absentee ballots                                                       –    25

Total number of voters                                                               –    71


Candidate Vote

Brandon Anderson        – Supervisor B, 4 Year Term       –  64

Jim Janssen                  – Supervisor C, 4 Year Term      –  65

Traci Bak                      – Treasurer, 4 Year Term           –  67


Write-In Votes

  • Supervisor B, 4 Year Term – 4
  • Supervisor C, 4 Year Term – 2
  • Treasurer, 4 Year Term – 3


The 2023 Town Board will be Supervisors Brandon Anderson, Jim Janssen, and Jerry Pohlman; Clerk Jo Ann Pohlman; and Treasurer Traci Bak.


The Board then certified the election results:


We, the Board of Supervisors and Board of Canvass, of the Town of Crane Lake, do hereby certify the election results of the Town of Crane Lake, 2022 General Election, held Tuesday, November 8, 2022 as submitted by the St. Louis County Canvassing Board to be the official results.




Jerry Pohlman, Chairman                                           Jim Janssen, Vice-Chairman



Brandon Anderson, Supervisor


I, Jo Ann Pohlman, Clerk of Crane Lake Township to hereby certify the within and foregoing to be a full and correct copy of the original abstract and return of the votes cast in Crane Lake Township State General Election held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.


Witness my hand and official seal of office this 18th day of November, 2022.




Time Adjourned: 5:40PM


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.