Story by Edwin Allen
Five DFL'ers who would like to replace long-time State Senator Larry Pogemiller will face off in a primary election today, December 6th, 2011.
Polls are open from 7am to 8pm. The canidates are Kari Dziedzic, Jacob Frey, Mohamud Noor, Paul Ostrow and Peter Wagenius.
The winner will contend with the lone Republican candidate in District 59, Ben Schwanke, in the special general election on January 10th.
The DFL candidates participated in a public forum at Sheridan School in Minneapolis on Wednesday evening, November 30th.
You can listen to audio of the full event by clicking below.