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Tim Kabat and Doug Farmer will battle in the April election to become La Crosse's next mayor.
Unofficial totals from Tuesday's primary show Kabat, the director of Downtown Mainstreet, Inc. as the top vote-getter with 2670 votes. Long-time city councilman Farmer is second with 1400 votes. In third place, Bill Feehan with 585 votes. Eleven men got on the primary ballot in the hopes of succeeding Matt Harter, who's stepping down as mayor after a single term.
Tim Kabat and Doug Farmer will move on to the April general election for mayor of La Crosse. Kabat gained the most votes of all candidates in Tuesday primary voting, collecting over 26 hundred. Farmer gained 14 hundred votes, more than double the next highest vote-getter, former state senate candidate, Bill Feehan who received less than six hundred. Of the eleven candidates, Craig Nestor received the fewest.