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Drawing for city council

MASON CITY, Iowa – It’s been nearly two weeks since votes were cast in local elections and Tuesday, a tie was broken as a name was drawn out of a basket. 109 more words


Beware of Cyber Extortion

The FFIEC, the Council of banking regulators including the NCUA, issued a “joint statement” yesterday warning financial institutions to take steps to guard against cyber-attacks involving extortion. 397 more words


State Sets February Special Election For Departing Senator

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state will hold a special election Feb. 9 to replace a state senator leaving office.

Republican Sen. Branden Petersen announced last month he would step down this fall from his district covering northern Minneapolis suburbs. 88 more words


Minnesota's mining debate plays a key role in primary for open house seat

The tug-of-war between mining jobs in the state and environmental concerns took center stage in a primary vote way up in northeast Minnesota.

Koochiching County Commissioner Rob Ecklund won the DFL primary Tuesday night in a race to fill the Minnesota House District 3A seat following Rep. 476 more words


Gledhill Wins Town Council Seat

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Independent Candidate Liz Gledhill edged out her opponents for an open Town Council seat on Tuesday.
The final count had Independent Candidate Liz Gledhill edging out past council member, James O’Neill by ten (10) votes to take the fifth council seat vacated by Rep. 102 more words


Disgraced Lawmakers Todd Courser, Cindy Gamrat To Run For Old Seats Despite Sex Scandal

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Embattled lawmakers Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat say we haven’t seen the last of them yet.

Despite being embroiled in a sexual scandal that also left them under a… 326 more words


Dave Bentz Beats Off Challenger

Winning by 211 votes Dave Bentz beats off his challenger….

But the big news, is that 1505 people  of that district actually made an effort to go to the polls on a freaking Saturday and vote for who would be their first line of defense in our State Legislature.   519 more words

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