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Additions possible for Minnesota Constitution

Government and history students spend time learning about our country's Constitution and the ways it has shaped and been shaped by America. The countries constitution is not the only one that influences our lives. New changes have been proposed to the Minnesota Constitution.

Elise Truman, Online Editor

March 5, 2019

The United States Constitution was established in 1789 and is the supreme law of the United States. However, each state has its own constitution, focused more on day-to-day operations, as ordained by the tenth amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Minnesota’s constitution was established in 1858 and has...

Minnesota midterms 2018: who should you endorse?

Minnesota midterms 2018: who should you endorse?

Ben Valerius, Announcements Editor

November 9, 2017

For the upcoming 2018 elections it is a race between Kathy Lohmer and Shelly Christensen for Minnesota House of Representatives for District 39B. Each represent many different issues and students should think ahead for their choices....

Alan Kantrud fights for House seat against Kathy Lohmer

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Hannah Boardman, Layout Editor

September 25, 2016

Kathy Lohmer has been the District 39B representative for years, and for the first time since she won in 2010, she is in danger of losing her place. Alan Kantrud, a new-comer to the political scene, is taking the local election by storm with his efforts to replace Lohmer for a seat in the Minnesota Ho...

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