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March 3, 2016
Minnesota Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, is joined by Minnesota Senate Minority Leader David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, left, Stewart Mills, Republican candidate for U.S. Congress, center right, and Minnesota Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, at  Ruud's reelection campaign kickoff Monday in Nisswa. @Carrie Ruud/Twitter
Ruud to seek re-election to Senate District 10 seat
March 3, 2016 - 2:17pm
February 26, 2016
DFL, GOP caucuses slated Tuesday: Area caucus locations listed
February 26, 2016 - 12:23pm
February 5, 2016
Minnesota House of Representatives Mining and Outdoor Recreation Policy Committee Chairman Rep. Tom Hackbarth, R-Cedar, speaks to a listening session on environment Friday at the Merrifield Marathons Snowmobile Club as Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, left, and Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, look on. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Muskie stocking debate dominates listening session
February 5, 2016 - 8:37pm
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Stenglein to seek Senate District 10 seat
February 5, 2016 - 10:53am
February 2, 2016
Ted Cruz kisses his wife Heidi Cruz after winning at his Iowa caucus night rally in Des Moines. REUTERS/Jim Young
Republican Cruz calls Iowa win a victory for 'conservative grass roots'
February 2, 2016 - 9:11am
October 14, 2015
Mills announces bid for Congress
October 14, 2015 - 9:13am
July 30, 2015
As I See It: The Trump card
July 30, 2015 - 11:49am
February 11, 2015
From left: Rep. Josh Heintzeman, Rep. Ron Kresha, Sen. Paul Gazelka, Rep. Dale Lueck and Sen Carrie Ruud gathered in Cragun's Pavilion Room to discuss the issues on Friday, Feb. 6.

Photo by Dan Determan
Area legislators discuss issues over breakfast
February 11, 2015 - 12:03pm
July 16, 2014
The Nisswa ship of state
July 16, 2014 - 1:55pm
July 2, 2014
Ruud speaks at Girls State
July 2, 2014 - 3:19pm