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Olson still wins District 5 after recount

December 7, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Douglas County Commissioner Dan Olson will continue to represent District 5 in 2013. Continue Reading

State canvassing board certifies Franson as winner in House 8B

December 6, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie today announced the official recount results for State Senate District 20 and House District 8B. Continue Reading

Franson prevails in recount

December 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A two-day recount put Minnesota State Representative Mary Franson 12 votes ahead of Bob Cunniff, apparently sending her to a second term in the House.
There are not enough ballots in question to give Cunniff the lead. Continue Reading

Recount central: Wenner requests recount of county board ballots

November 29, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Douglas County is recount central this year.
Political observers know about a state House recount (see related story), but there also will be one for the Douglas County Commissioner District 5 race between incumbent Dan Olson and Carol Wenner. Continue Reading

With recount complete, Franson has 12-vote lead

November 29, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A two-day recount put Minnesota State Representative Mary Franson 12 votes ahead of Bob Cunniff, apparently sending her to a second term in the House. Continue Reading

Recount begins for Franson-Cunniff race

November 28, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A state-ordered recount is underway for the race between Minnesota House 8B candidates, Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, and Bob Cunniff, DFL-Alexandria. Continue Reading

Judge sides with Franson; orders removal of 35 ballots

November 20, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

State House District 8B candidate Mary Franson won a legal decision involving her one-vote victory over Bob Cunniff. Continue Reading

Hearing involving Franson-Cunniff recount is delayed

November 19, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A hearing in Douglas County District Court involving the pending recount between Mary Franson and Bob Cunniff in the race for Minnesota House District 8B has been delayed a day. Continue Reading

Recount set for today in contested Meeker Co., Minn., race

November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A recount of ballots for the District 2 Meeker County Commissioner seat will begin at 9 a.m. today at the courthouse in Litchfield.
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Recount set for 9 a.m. Wednesday in contested Meeker County board race

November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A recount of ballots for the District 2 Meeker County Commissioner seat will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the courthouse in Litchfield.
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