Former lawmaker Win Borden remembered
Win Borden, a former state senator whose career saw both great success and serious setbacks, died Monday at age 70. In recent years he lived, farmed and wrote from the 1929 wood-heated farm house he was raised in near Merrifield.
Borden’s first win at the polls was in 1970, when the 26-year-old upset Sen. Gordon Rosenmeier of Little Falls, a true power in the Senate.
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