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Who represents me?

Who represents me?

As a result of the 2010 U.S. census, U.S. congressional and state legislative district boundaries were redrawn for more fair representation.

The Minnesota Legislature will convene Tuesday, Jan. 8, in St. Paul. Following are lakes area legislative districts and the legislators representing you in those districts:

Senate District 5

Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids

Northern half of Cass and parts of Itasca and Beltrami counties.

House District 5B

Rep. Tom Anzelc, DFL-Balsam Township

Includes Pine River, Backus and Chickamaw Beach; and McKinley, Bull Moose, Barclay, Deerfield, Pine River, Powers and Ponto Lake townships in Cass County, as well as other parts of Cass and Itasca counties.

Senate District 9

Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Cass County

Parts of Cass, Wadena, Todd and Morrison counties.

House District 9A

Rep.-elect Mark Anderson, R-Lake Shore

Includes East Gull Lake, Lake Shore and Fairview, Home Brook, Loon Lake, Wilson, Walden and Bungo townships in Cass County, as well as parts of Wadena and Todd counties.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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