Brown has win in District 15 over Knox

State Sen. Dave Brown, R-Becker, had a comfortable lead over challenger Sally Knox, DFL-Ogilvie, with votes from all 63 precincts, in which Brown had 21,906 votes to Knox’s 16,768.

Brown has an insurance business and Knox is a personal care attendant who has not had public office experience. State Senate District 15 includes all of Mille Lacs County, half of Kanabec, and the townships of Blue Hill and Baldwin in Sherburne County.