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Sauk County turnout at 60%, Meister re-elected as sheriff


November 15, 2018

Mitchell Travis

Signs urging residents to vote appeared on the August Derleth Bridge in Sauk City on election day.

Incumbents in two regional races say they are glad to continue serving in office.

Sheriff Chip Meister and District 17 Sen. Howard Marklein (R-Spring Green) were re-elected in last week's election.

Meister said he was "tremendously honored" by voters electing him to a third term, which will last for another four years.

"Thank you to all the people who supported me," he said.

Meister, a Republican, hopes to keep making progress on technical upgrades at the Sheriff's Office. Communications and computer updates are underway and, eventually, it will be possible for personnel to talk in real ti...

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