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Dan 'Doc' Severson is running for the Secretary of State seat.

GOP candidate wants 'voter ID' system

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A simple request to add his nickname to the ballot for the upcoming state elections has garnered GOP Secretary of State candidate Dan "Doc" Severson more attention than he could have imagined.


But according to Severson, it's not the kind of attention he wants.

"My desire is to just talk about the issues," Severson said during a brief stop in Detroit Lakes Friday, just before making the rounds at the Becker County Fair.

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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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