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“The idea of being able to vote for yourself as the first trans person you've ever seen on the ballot is, I mean, it's special,” Finke said. “We're around and we deserve representation"
Several incumbent state legislators, particularly in the Senate, edged out competitors with more extreme views on COVID-19, election security and more.
Correctional officers of color said in a lawsuit that they “were segregated and prevented from doing their jobs … solely because of the color of their skin” when former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin was booked into the Ramsey County jail in St. Paul for the killing of George Floyd in May 2020.
The student association for Minnesota’s public two-year colleges is unlikely to win its lawsuit against the the Minnesota State Board of Trustees over a rejected fee increase, a federal judge said Monday as he dismissed much of the case.

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Secretary of State Steve Simon easily turned back a primary challenge from DFL candidate Steve Carlson during the Tuesday, Aug. 9, primary election. Kim Crockett beat Erik Van Mechelen in the GOP primary.
The DFL- and GOP-endorsed candidates for governor easily won their respective primary contests on Tuesday night.
The Associated Press called the race for Schultz at around 10:35 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9. With 73% of precincts reporting, Schultz had 54% of the vote, with candidate Doug Wardlow at 35%. Perennial candidate Sharon Anderson had around 12% of the vote.
Tom Skahen is used to turning heads when he cruises through downtown St. Joseph.
That old United States Postal Service motto — "We Deliver for You" — is coming with a caveat more and more these days, in Minnesota and around the nation. They deliver – mostly.
Boaters are still allowed to operate on lakes, but the DNR is advising people not to power load their boats and to be more cautious in shallow areas of lakes that used to be 5 to 6 feet deep and now may only be 3 to 4 feet deep.

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To bring attention to the current resurgence in understanding the benefits of breastfeeding, a coalition has launched a campaign to celebrate what that looks like — whether that is exclusively pumping, chestfeeding directly, or a combination of both.
The special election to fill the remaining five months of Hagedorn’s term is Tuesday, as is the primary election in the newly redrawn district to determine who will be on the ballot in November to serve the next two years in office.
The stops around Detroit Lakes included drug arrests, driving while intoxicated citations and speeding tickets.

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