ELECTION 2014

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Republican candidate Eric Lucero and DFL candidate Sharon Shimek are vying for the House 30B seat currently held by David FitzSimmons. FitzSimmons, a Republican legislator from Albertville, won the House 30B seat after redistricting in 2012. He did not, however, receive an endorsement from his party this year for a second term in St. Paul. [...]

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• Decisions needed on Ward 4 Elk River City Council, House District 30 B and in the Sixth District of the U.S. Congress   by Jim Boyle Editor Polls will open at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, in Elk River and elsewhere as voters pare the number of candidates in local, state and federal races. [...]

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Eric Lucero and Kevin Kasel

by Paul Rignell Contributing Writer New candidates are up this fall to become state representative from House District 30B, which includes areas of Otsego, St. Michael, Albertville, Hanover and Dayton. David FitzSimmons, a Republican legislator from Albertville, won the House 30B seat after redistricting in 2012. He did not, however, receive an endorsement from his [...]

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