Brainerd’s Mayor James Wallin DiesJames Wallin, the longtime mayor of Brainerd, has died. Sen. Amy Klobuchar released a statement Saturday afternoon about the mayor's passing. "I was saddened to hear of the passing of Brainerd Mayor James Wallin, and my thoughts and prayers are with his wife Minna, the Wallin family, and the entire Brainerd community," Klobuchar said.
3-Year-Old James Tufts Becomes Youngest Mayor In MinnesotaThe name of James Tufts was drawn as Mayor of Dorset, Minnesota on Sunday. He's the state's youngest mayor at age 3. That's two days younger than his brother Robert was, when he first held the post.
6-Year-Old Former Mayor Endorses Younger Brother For OfficeThree-year-old James Tufts is throwing his hat into the race for Mayor of Dorset. You'll remember his older brother Robert served two terms in the small northwestern Minnesota town. James found a ringing endorsement in Bobby.
'Jimmy The Groundhog' Bites Wis. Mayor's EarThe mayor of a southern Wisconsin town received more than just a forecast from Jimmy the Groundhog Monday morning. Sun Prairie Mayor Jonathan Freund was presenting Jimmy during the Groundhogs Day ceremony when Jimmy took the chance to bit the mayor's ear.
Ex-Mayor Of Wis. Town Facing 2 Felony Misconduct ChargesA former mayor of Cedarburg is accused of using his position as a registered notary public to try to get his 19-year-old daughter out of an underage drinking ticket.
Mayor Responds To Criticism Over PhotoThe mayor of Minneapolis is making her first public comments about a photo that a police union leader says shows her flashing a gang sign.
Fmr. Richmond Mayor Arrested On Suspicion Of EmbezzlementThe former mayor of the small Stearns County city of Richmond has been arrested and released. Scott Kron is under investigation for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from the town's baseball association. Kron resigned his office earlier this summer citing health and personal reasons.
Duke The Dog Sworn In As Mayor Of Cormorant, Minn. Every dog has his day and Saturday is it for Duke the dog. Duke was elected mayor of the northwestern Minnesota community of Cormorant, and he being is sworn in Saturday.
Duke The Dog Elected Mayor In Cormorant, Minn.The new mayor of a Minnesota town is just 7-years-old, and he doesn't say much. Voters in Cormorant, in Northwestern Minnesota, elected a dog named Duke by a landslide. The 12 people in the village each paid $1 to cast a vote.
5-Year-Old Mayor Loses Re-Election In Minnesota Robert "Bobby" Tufts lost his bid for a third consecutive term as mayor of Dorset on Sunday. Eric Mueller, a 16-year-old from Mendota Heights, Minnesota, won when his name was drawn from the ballot box during the annual Taste of Dorset festival.
Dorset's Mayor Bobby Tufts' Term Has Come To An End He's possibly the most adorable city leader in the state, but Mayor Bobby Tufts is now out of office. We first introduced you to the pre-school-aged mayor during last year's fishing opener.
Small-Town Minn. Mayor Accused Of Stealing From Vets FundThe mayor of Ellendale is accused of stealing hundreds of dollars from a veterans memorial fund. Roger Swearingen, 66, was charged with one count of gross misdemeanor theft and two counts of misdemeanor theft.