2012 Elections
Incumbent State Rep. Bob Barrett (R-Lindstrom) held off former State Sen. Rick Olseen (DFL-Sunrise Township) in a very tight race in District 32B. Barrett earned 10,644 votes, or 50.87 percent. Olseen saw 10,251 ballots cast for him. Barrett, a former analyst, will serve a second two-year term....Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
With a “Believe in America” banner behind him, Gov. Mitt Romney offered a very gracious congratulations to President Obama on his re-election Tuesday to a second term. “This is a great time for challenges for America and I want to wish President Obama the best,” said Romney. Romney paid trib...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Republican Tom Hackbarth of Oak Grove cruised to victory Tuesday night in his race against Louise Woodberry in State House District 31B. Hackbarth pulled in 13,101 votes compared to 8,391 for Woodberry. Locally, the new District 31B includes Columbus and Linwood. Hackbarth, a former small business o...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow
Don't Miss A Thing!

Our news stories are now available through email. Simply enter your email address below and click “Subscribe” to see the new stories every day.

×