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August 23, 2016
Lueck discusses nursing homes at Aitkin Health Services
AITKIN — Minnesota Reps. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, and Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, chairman the House Aging and Long-Term Care Policy Committee, met with Shelly Hanneken, administrator at Aitkin Health Services, to discuss nursing home issues Monday. Last year, Lueck and Schomacker...
August 23, 2016 - 7:27pm
August 22, 2016
Local legislator describes Trump fundraiser, protests in Minneapolis
A lawmaker from the Brainerd lakes area recalled her experience of attending a Donald Trump event in Minneapolis Friday that drew heated protests. Minnesota Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, said she went with her husband to the fundraiser at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The...
August 22, 2016 - 10:31pm
Cruel words - and rocks - thrown at local legislative candidates
Although for years it wasn't normal for encounters between local legislative candidates and the public to turn nasty, several incidents so far...
August 22, 2016 - 2:32pm
August 16, 2016
Canvassing Board certifies primary results
ST. PAUL—The five-member State Canvassing Board, chaired by Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon, on Tuesday certified the results of the Aug. 9 Primary Election. The certification is the last step in confirming the federal and state candidates who will appear on the Nov....
August 16, 2016 - 8:45pm
Pew ranks Minnesota second in the country for election performance
ST. PAUL—A new report released by The Pew Charitable Trusts' Election Performance Index ranks Minnesota second in the country for its overall election performance, including being named the No. 1 state for having the least amount of registration or absentee ballot problems....
August 16, 2016 - 7:13pm
August 9, 2016
Still more candidates file
Candidates continued to put their hat in the ring for local elections. Incumbent Deerwood Mayor Michael Aulie filed for re-election. James J. Hunter, a challenger to the incumbent Crosby mayor, filed to run for election. In Pequot Lakes, incumbent council member Scott Pederson filed...
August 9, 2016 - 9:26pm
August 5, 2016
Lueck: Sandpiper was killed by 'bureaucratic bumbling'
Minnesota Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, issued a statement Thursday regarding news that Enbridge Inc. and Marathon Petroleum Corp. agreed to purchase a $2 billion stake in the Bakken Pipeline system to ensure transportation of crude oil from North Dakota.
August 5, 2016 - 8:00pm
Vote in the primary Aug. 9
SAINT PAUL—Secretary of State Steve Simon encouraged Minnesotans to "make their voices heard" and vote in the Primary Election on Tuesday, which will determine what candidates appear on the ballot in the General Election on Nov. 8. "As I travel the state I always tell Minnesotans...
August 5, 2016 - 7:02pm
August 2, 2016
Obama to Republican leaders: Why are you still endorsing Trump?
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama issued a scathing attack of Donald Trump on Tuesday for criticizing a Muslim family whose U.S. Army captain...
August 2, 2016 - 1:44pm
July 22, 2016
Congressional candidates Mills, Nolan grapple for funds
GOP candidate for the 8th U.S. Congressional District Stewart Mills III raised almost double what incumbent Democrat Rick Nolan gained this past...
July 22, 2016 - 9:02pm
July 21, 2016
Stewart Mills gets 3rd successive campaign manager
The campaign of Stewart Mills III recently had John Eloranta take over the helm as manager. Originally, Charlie Szold was announced as the manager...
July 21, 2016 - 9:16pm
July 13, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Aitkin amid floods, state of emergency
AITKIN—Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited with Aitkin officials Wednesday, the day after they declared a state of emergency amid historic flooding...
July 13, 2016 - 7:04pm
July 5, 2016
FBI recommends no prosecution in Clinton email investigation
WASHINGTON -- The FBI will recommend to the U.S. Justice Department that no charges be filed over Hillary Clinton's use of private email servers...
July 5, 2016 - 10:19pm
July 1, 2016
Klobuchar bill on missing and exploited children signed into law
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Friday announced that her bill to help recover missing and exploited children was signed into law by the president this week. An estimated 200,000 children are abducted by family members every year, a release from Klobuchar's office said....
July 1, 2016 - 6:44pm
June 30, 2016
Kresha repudiates Simmonds criticism
Minnesota Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, is disputing the accusation by his DFL opponent that he took special interest money. In an interview with the Dispatch on Tuesday, Dustin Simmonds brought up a trip Kresha took with Speaker of the House Kurt Daudt last November to Turkey....
June 30, 2016 - 10:27pm