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MINNEAPOLIS | Nominees for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise

MINNEAPOLIS  — The sudden downfall of Sen. Al Franken amid the rise of the #MeToo movement set the course for a two-woman race to finish his term, part of an unusual primary Tuesday featuring both of Minnesota’s Senate seats on the same ballot. Franken’s successor, Democratic Sen. Tina Smith, easily defeated a former Republican ethics … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Nominees for Franken’s Minnesota seat reflect #MeToo’s rise

Minnesota News: 71st Governor’s Fishing Opener on Green Lake in the Willmar Lakes Area

SPICER, MN – The 2018 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener was a success!  With good weather in Spicer, Minnesota, Governor Mark Dayton and his fishing party caught eight fish Saturday morning on Green Lake.  Lifelong Willmar area resident Kelly Morrell, a highly accomplished angler and active local community member, hosted Governor Dayton as his fishing guide. … Continue reading Minnesota News: 71st Governor’s Fishing Opener on Green Lake in the Willmar Lakes Area