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Death in family puts Sobieski meetings on hold temporarily

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Because of the unexpected death of a close family member, David Sobieski, the DFL candidate in the State House 2B race, has partially rescheduled a series of public appearances.


The Detroit Lakes meeting will now be held at 5 p.m. on May 2 at La Barista in the Washington Square Mall.

The Bagley meeting will now be held at 6:30 p.m. May 5 at the D&R Café.

The Waubun meeting will now be held at 6:30 p.m. May 6 at Pappy’s Café & Pizzeria, in the back room.

The Other meetings will continue as originally scheduled:

  • Mahnomen – Friday, April 26, at Red Apple Café (backroom), 6:30 p.m.
  • Lake Park – Monday, April 28, at Lake Park Café, 6:30 p.m.
  • Frazee – Tuesday, April 29, at Hostel Hornet, 6:30 p.m.
  • Menahga – Thursday, May 1, at Cottage House Café, 5 p.m.
  • Park Rapids – Saturday, May 3, at Bella Cafe, 10 a.m.
  • Nevis – Saturday, May 3, at North Wind Grocery & Café, 5 p.m.

Sobieski was endorsed by the DFL on March 15 and will run in the Nov. 4 general election against Republican-endorsed incumbent Steve Green.

Sobieski and his wife Amy own Canvaswork Inc. in New York Mills and have two sons.