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Election 2016

November 30, 2016
Residents in Pequot Lakes flocked to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 8 to cast their vote in the 2016 election. Photo by Theresa Bourke
Minnesota’s No. 1 in voting, again
November 30, 2016 - 1:23pm
November 14, 2016
How will election affect Minnesota issues?
November 14, 2016 - 9:29am
November 10, 2016
The crowd reacts to Donald Trump winning the election Wednesday at Gull Dam Brewing for the Republican election night gathering in Nisswa. Brainerd Dispatch/Kelly Humphrey
Trump wins big among lakes area voters
November 10, 2016 - 9:18am
November 9, 2016
Nolan, Mills once again in a tight race
November 9, 2016 - 11:38am
Eighth District DFL Congressman Rick Nolan talks to reporters early Wednesday morning at the Arrowwood Lodge in Baxter. The race with Stewart Mills III is close and Nolan said he would just head to bed and see what the outcome will be Wednesday. (Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatchplay button
UPDATED: Nolan squeaks out victory in hotly contested 8th District
November 9, 2016 - 10:36am
September 27, 2016 Illustration
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
September 27, 2016 - 9:04am
August 11, 2016
"How to Vote" and "Voter's Bill of Rights" fliers are available Tuesday to primary voters at the polling place at Highland Apartments in Willmar.
Some Minnesota U.S. House races in national spotlight
August 11, 2016 - 9:49am
Senate District 10: DFL endorses candidates
May 11, 2016 - 11:00am
March 21, 2016
Candidate for U.S. Congress Stewart Mills speaks to the Crow Wing County Republicans' convention Saturday at Central Lakes College. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Anxiety over refugees features at Crow Wing County GOP convention
March 21, 2016 - 9:22am
March 16, 2016
Central Lakes College President Larry Lundblad (left) and Lake Shore Mayor John Poston listen to a question during a Minnesota Republican Party event Tuesday night in Staples. Lundblad and Poston are both seeking the GOP endorsement for state House District 9A. (Brainerd Dispatch/Spenser Bickett)
House District 9A: Two candidates talk stances at GOP event
March 16, 2016 - 11:47am
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