Polls closed at 7 p.m. on June 6 in Hill City and the citizens of Hill City have chosen a new mayor. Julie Wickare-Klein, by virtue of a 106-42 margin over Pete Stach, won a one-year term as mayor. She could be sworn into office as early as next week. The two-year term on the Hill City Council for Ward II will go to Kathy Skorzewski, who received 37 votes. Incumbent Pam Fowler had 23 votes. The votes cast represented a 9.15 percent of registered voters.