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Dahlberg brings campaign to Brainerd


Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Chris Dahlberg told Brainerd area Republicans Monday he was a staunch conservative who could appeal to Democrats and Republicans in the bid to unseat Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.

Fourteen people turned out during sub-zero temperatures Monday night at the Duluth attorney’s campaign event at the Sawmill Inn in Brainerd. He was accompanied by his driver and his 9-year-old daughter, Maija, who read a Harry Potter book during the discussion.

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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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