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Veteran of ’87 spill shares story with Tioga farmer

October 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The relics of the spill are quiet: an oil ring around an old willow tree; algae blooms in the water; in certain light, an oily sheen on Russian Spring Creek. Continue Reading

Garretson-based fertilizer plant sold to Koch

December 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

GARRETSON (AP) A fertilizer company based in South Dakota has been sold to Koch Fertilizer, a company that has plants in the United States, Canada, and Trinidad and Tobago.
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Former Minn. Senate employee takes step toward lawsuit

March 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A former Minnesota legislative employee who was fired after having an affair with the Senate majority leader planned to file a complaint Wednesday that could be a precursor to a lawsuit, his attorney said. Continue Reading

Attorney: Legislative employee Brodkorb, Sen. Koch had intimate relationship

March 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS – An attorney for a fired Senate staffer has confirmed that his client had an intimate relationship with former Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch. Continue Reading

Buffalo’s GOP Rep. Anderson plans run for Koch’s Senate seat

February 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Republican State Rep. Bruce Anderson says he’s likely to seek the state Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Amy Koch (kohk). Continue Reading

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Humbled MN Sen. Koch Won’t Seek Re-election

January 23, 2012 in WDAZ

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State Sen. Amy Koch said Monday that she is sticking with her decision not to seek re-election after engaging in a relationship with a subordinate, despite comments last week that her previous announcement may have been “hasty.”
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Gimse is happy with party’s choice to replace Koch

December 28, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Sen. Joe Gimse said he’s pleased with the choice he and other Senate Republicans made last night in selecting Sen. David Senjem as their new majority leader.
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Senate Republicans secretive in picking Koch replacement

December 22, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL (AP) The contest among state Senate Republicans to replace fallen majority leader Amy Koch is happening behind closed doors at the State Capitol, with most of the leading candidates not willing to publicly announce their intentions as of Thursday even as next week’s election approaches. Continue Reading

Koch apologizes for ‘engaging in a relationship’

December 21, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Former Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch said she is sorry for being in a relationship with a Senate employee. Continue Reading

Koch scandal could slow stadium discussion

December 20, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Upheaval within Senate Republican ranks could delay work on a Minnesota Vikings football stadium. Continue Reading