by Lisa Pett
Early election results are in for the 2nd District alderperson race and Denise Mrozek maintains the lead by a small margin of 13 votes.
Mrozek defeated Hans Walther 129 votes to 116 in unofficial reporting.
Walther filled the seat left vacant by the death of Aldersperson Joanne Suomi. He was challenged by Mrozak, an employee of Sentry Insurance with Bachelor’s degrees in business administration and accounting.