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Win Borden, Ex-State Senator, Lawyer, Dies At 70

Winston “Win” Borden, a DFL state senator in the 1970s from Brainerd who later was imprisoned for failure to pay taxes, has died. He was 70.

01/21/2014

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Rep. State Sen. Pederson Jumps In 6th District Race

Republican State Senator John Pederson has joined the race to try to succeed Congresswoman Michele Bachmann in Minnesota’s 6th District. “I have very strong beliefs about the future of our country,” Pederson said. “I believe I have the qualifications that will enable me to effectively represent the interests of the people in the 6th Congressional District.”

07/11/2013

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Humbled Minn. Sen. Koch Says No Reelection Bid

State Sen. Amy Koch says she’s sticking with her decision not to seek reelection after engaging in a relationship with a subordinate, despite comments she made last week.

01/23/2012

Linda Scheid

Minn. State Senator Succumbs To Long Cancer Fight

State Sen. Linda Scheid, who taught overseas before embarking on a three decade career in the Minnesota Legislature, died Wednesday. She was 68.

06/15/2011