Forum staff reports, Published April 12 2012
District 16 legislative seats draw candidatesFARGO – Business owner and former legislative legal aide Mark Puppe is the most recent candidate to file his paperwork for a run at one of the legislative seats in the new District 16, which represents south Fargo and south West Fargo.
Puppe, who filed Wednesday, will be among four candidates in the state House race on the June 12 primary ballot.
Puppe and West Fargo School Board President Ben Koppelman are running on the Republican ticket.
Democrats Ben Hanson and Mike Lindemann are also seeking one of the district’s two House seats.