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Johnson leads four-way GOP governor race

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota Republicans awaited primary election returns Tuesday night, unable to guess who might emerge from a four-candidate race for governor to challenge Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton in November.

It has been decades since Republicans…continue reading on

Congressional candidate Hagedorn back in race

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A little more than six weeks after losing his party’s endorsement for Minnesota’s First Congressional District, Jim Hagedorn is back in the race.

Hagedorn, who was defeated by Aaron Miller in seeking to be the Republican Partyâ…continue reading on

Ingebrigtsen weighs run for governor

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Governor Bill Ingebrigtsen?
State Senator Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, is contemplating the idea.
His name has been popping up in political circles as a possible contender for challenging DFL Governor Mark Dayton in 2014. Continue Reading

Office-seekers’ yard signs disappear in Belfield: Felony’s-worth of Dem’s propaganda missing

October 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Over the weekend, $325 worth of District 36 Democratic ticket signs were apparently stolen from Belfield and from Rep. Shirley Meyer’s property. A sign north of Dickinson near the New Hradec turn off on Highway 22 was also missing Tuesday. Continue Reading

Candidate forums planned in area

October 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON A Senate District 22 candidate forum is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Windom Community Center, 1750 Cottonwood Lake Drive, Windom.
Invited to participate are Senate District 22 candidates Alan Oberloh and Bill Weber. Moderator will be Tom Riordan. Continue Reading

Candidate forum is Wednesday

September 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

MARSHALL The Minnesota Transportation Alliance is hosting a Transportation Candidate Forum to provide information on local transportation issues and allow the public to discuss issues of concern with local legislators and community leaders. Continue Reading

Romney now GOP’s official presidential candidate

August 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

TAMPA, Fla. Mitt Romney launched his fall campaign for the White House in a rousing Republican National Convention finale Thursday night, proclaiming America needs “jobs, lots of jobs” and promising to create 12 million of them in perilous economic times. Continue Reading

Candidate filing period ends today

August 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Three individuals have filed to run for Worthington City Council in November, with today being the final day to complete the paperwork necessary to run for office. Continue Reading

Chamber to host members-only county board candidate forum

August 3, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR A candidate forum featuring the six individuals vying for the District 4 Kandiyohi County Board seat will be Aug. 7.
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Candidate filing period for municipal elections opens

July 31, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The candidate filing period for municipal and school district elections opened Tuesday, which means anyone wanting to throw a hat in the local ring needs to contact their city clerk or school administrators office and file for an open term. Continue Reading