Carrie Ruud of Breezy Point Monday announced her candidacy for the newly created Senate District 10 seat, stating that reducing burdensome business regulations would be her top priority.
Ruud, 60, is a former state senator and Breezy Point mayor.
Hours after new political lines were drawn, Kurt Martin, the 54-year-old owner of a Brainerd technology company, announced his candidacy for the House District 10A seat which would represent much of western Crow Wing County. He’ll seek the endorsement of House District 10A Republicans.
There's nothing like stirring the pot in politics.
That's just what a judicial panel did Tuesday when it reconfigured congressional and legislative districts, pitting incumbents against each other in certain districts and leaving open seats in others.
At 720 square miles, the Brainerd School District is Minnesota's fifth largest school district in geographic area. Six public elementary schools lie within its borders: Baxter, Garfield, Harrison, Lowell, Nisswa, and Riverside.
Concern about the structure of a potential $14 million acquisition of undeveloped shoreline along the Mississippi River resulted in the Outdoor Heritage bill being laid over Wednesday for further consideration in the Minnesota House of Representatives.
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