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New races in Jackson due to redistricting

November 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Voters in the eastern portion of Jackson County will be casting ballots in a pair of new races this year, thanks to redistricting. Continue Reading

Murray County approves redistricting plan

May 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

SLAYTON Murray County Commissioners approved a redistricting plan with a 4-1 vote Tuesday morning. Continue Reading

Douglas County commissioners approve redistricting plan

April 26, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Douglas County commissioners approved a redistricting plan on Wednesday with cleaner boundaries and room for future growth.
A committee was formed to analyze the current districts and make adjustments based on population numbers from the 2010 Census. Statute prohibits districts in a county that have a population variance greater than 10 percent. Continue Reading

Redistricting approved in Jackson

April 24, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

New plan will go into effect June 1
JACKSON The Jackson County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a redistricting plan during its regular board meeting Tuesday to rectify the current map that is out of compliance following the 2010 census. Continue Reading

Redistricting lines are approved

April 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a redistricting plan that looks most similar to the district boundaries currently utilized leaving four commissioner districts to serve portions of the city of Worthington. Continue Reading

Population shifts prompt county to look at redistricting

March 24, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A city redistricting plan could prompt the county to do the same, in turn forcing one or two commissioners to run for re-election in an off year. Continue Reading

Kandiyohi County, Minn., commissioners hold first public review of redistricting map

March 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR A public review Tuesday of options for redistricting the Kandiyohi County commissioners’ districts generated interest from people who intend to run for election for those new, redrawn seats.
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Proposed Kandiyohi County, Minn., redistricting maps to get public review

March 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Six different options for reconfiguring the Kandiyohi County commissioner districts will be presented at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday when the Kandiyohi County Board meets for a first round of public review.
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Redistricting of area counties could see Native Americans gaining strength

March 5, 2012 in DL-Online

The court-ordered redistricting plan issued last week could lay the foundation for the election of a Red Lake or Leech Lake band member to the Minnesota Legislature. Continue Reading

Redistricting of area counties could see Native Americans gaining strength

March 3, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The court-ordered redistricting plan issued last week could lay the foundation for the election of a Red Lake or Leech Lake band member to the Minnesota Legislature. Continue Reading