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Ward, Kellett opposed to move to close dispatch centers

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The two candidates for the House District 10A seat both voiced opposition to a Minnesota State Patrol plan to consolidate state patrol dispatching centers.


Rep. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, said in a statement Wednesday he’ll “fight until the end” a State Patrol plan to consolidate the state patrol dispatch centers.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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