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Franson seeks third term as representative

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State Representative Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, has formally announced her intention to run for a third term for the Minnesota House of Representatives to represent House


District 8B, which encompasses northeastern Douglas County and eastern Otter Tail County.

“I plan to run on my conservative record opposing higher taxes on hardworking Minnesota

families, fighting the damaging affects of Obamacare in Minnesota, and advocating for the

unborn,” said Franson.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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