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Big DL welcome: Sen. Franken with Mayor Matt Brenk. BRIAN BASHAM/DL NEWSPAPERS

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U.S. Senator Al Franken toured Detroit Lakes Thursday with Mayor Matt Brenk and other city officials.

After visiting the Detroit Lakes Municipal Airport and Veterans Park, as well as viewing local infrastructure and affordable housing developments, Franken met with local education and business officials, community leaders and students at Minnesota State Community & Technical College.


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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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