Republicans Endorse Tom Emmer As Congress CandidateRepublicans made their choice of who should take Michele Bachmann's seat in Congress Saturday. Tom Emmer is a former state lawmaker who narrowly lost the governor's race to Mark Dayton in 2010. He celebrated his party's endorsement for Congress Saturday in Monticello, Minn. getting 76 percent of the vote.
Anoka County’s Erhart Says Goodbye When you've held public office for the past three decades, there are a lot of papers to sort and boxes to pack. For outgoing Anoka County Commissioner, Dan Erhart, it's not easy saying goodbyes.