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September 19, 2012
Rep. Collin Peterson: Farm bill unlikely soon
September 19, 2012 - 9:41am
September 18, 2012
Becker County Attorrney Mike Fritz is a finalist for open district judge seat
September 18, 2012 - 2:58pm
September 14, 2012
County Commissioner candidates listen to Craig Fontiane, left, during Thursday night's COLA candidate forum at M State in Detroit Lakes. The other candidates include, from left, Ben Grimsley, John Okeson, Gerry Schram and Barry Nelson.
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Good for taxes, tourism
September 14, 2012 - 2:42pm
County board OKs 3 percent levy increase
September 14, 2012 - 2:32pm
September 7, 2012
COLA hosting 2 candidate forums
September 7, 2012 - 1:42pm
August 29, 2012
Jack Ingstad is the new Becker County administrator, filling a  long vacancy.
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Ingstad hired as county administrator
August 29, 2012 - 12:48pm
Citizens want more AIS prevention
August 29, 2012 - 10:08am
August 22, 2012
Lake groups want tougher AIS defense
August 22, 2012 - 11:26am
August 17, 2012
Jack Ingstad was the best of three very good finalists for the county administrator position. He was recruited by an executive search firm.
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Jack Ingstad gets offer from county
August 17, 2012 - 4:06pm
August 15, 2012
Election judges Brad Carlson, left, and Margaret Gunderson, right, help Steve Hanson after his primary ballot was rejected by the counting machine. Hanson said he had mistakenly voted twice for one opening. The voting machine allows mistakes to be corrected on the spot.
Photo By - Brian Basham
Grimsley, Fontaine advance
August 15, 2012 - 11:22am
Several cities, boards will see races this fall on the November ballot
August 15, 2012 - 10:54am
August 10, 2012
Primary election is Tuesday: Mark Hagedorn points to financial experience
August 10, 2012 - 3:56pm
Primary election is Tuesday: Ben Grimsley strengths are finance and politics
August 10, 2012 - 3:55pm
Primary election is Tuesday: Craig Fontaine brings management expertise
August 10, 2012 - 3:53pm
August 8, 2012
Filing closes tuesday at city, school level - 1st step for candidates
August 8, 2012 - 12:13pm