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Newly-elected Rep. Michelle Fischbach objects to election results

Minnesota’s Seventh District Representative Michelle Fischbach joined one other in the state’s congressional delegation to object the electoral college votes from Arizona and Pennsylvania. Fischbach’s district includes the most of the city of Bemidji, and the area to the west. Beltrami County, according to election results, largely voted for former Rep. Collin Peterson, despite the…


Sen. Smith to introduce rural health care legislation

Minnesota Senator Tina Smith says she plans to introduce new legislation that would tackle health care in rural America. According to a release, the Strengthening Our Rural Health Workforce Act, with Republican Senator John Barrasso co-authoring, would work on recruiting and retaining health care providers in more remote parts of the country. The Democrat Smith…


Convention of States Town Hall Saturday

The Minnesota Convention of States chapter will hold a town hall Saturday, Oct. 26 at 12 noon at the Bemidji Public Library. The goal of the COS petition, according to a release,  is to ask state legislators nationwide to vote in favor of the resolution, as outlined in Article V of the Constitution, that calls…

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