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U.S. Sen. Al Franken, right, visits with Hubbard County Regional Economic Development Commission executive director David Collins about the downtown Park Rapids construction and revitalization project. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)

Sen. Franken makes a stop in Park Rapids

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U.S. Sen. Al Franken stopped in Park Rapids Monday afternoon to visit with Lamb-Weston RDO Frozen employees and take a quick tour of downtown.


"I'm visiting with manufacturers all over the state," Franken said. "Each facility has different specific issues I need to know about."

For example, most manufacturers use a lot of electricity so they're interested in coal and other electricity supplies and how different policies might affect them, he said.

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