Krug wins reelection
BY MIKE WARREN
CENTRAL WISCONSIN – Scott Krug has won a seventh term in the Wisconsin legislature.
The Republican incumbent on Nov. 8 defeated Democrat Criste Greening 16,467-10,024.
The 72nd Assembly District covers portions of Wood, Portage, Adams and Waushara counties, including the city of Wisconsin Rapids, the villages of Biron, Port Edwards and Plainfield and the towns of Rome and Big Flats.
Krug carried all four counties in which the 72nd Assembly District falls. The incumbent won the Wood County vote 8,476-6,070. Krug also carried Waushara County’s vote, 4,905-2,290. He won Adams County 2,887-1,573. Krug also won the small portion of the district which lies in Portage County, 199-91.
Krug also carried the city of Wisconsin Rapids, 3,666-3,072.