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Minnesota Republicans on Tuesday showed they weren’t ready to hand the nomination over to the former Massachusetts governor.

The Crow Wing County tally at Tuesday’s caucus was:


Rick Santorum-310.

Ron Paul-137.

Mitt Romney-104.

Newt Gingrich-88.

Statwide results showed that the Crow Wing Republicans weren’t the only ones who liked Santorum.

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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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