Former mayor and state representative Keith Franke locked up one of two open seats on St. Paul Park City Council. Incumbent Tim Jones secured the second open seat. Franke had more than 42% of the votes, followed by Jones with 24.4%.
Patrick J. Downs was third with 18.89% and Andrew Cison came in fourth with 13.16%.
The mayoral race between incumbent Sandi Dingle and challenger Sharon Ornquist was close, with Dingle garnering 52.96% and Ornquist with 46.57%.
Editor's note: An earlier version of this story stated Franke is a former Cottage Grove mayor. He was mayor of St. Paul Park.