New maps carve up county
Published 02/24/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Minnesota's newly drawn legislative districts is likely to draw a common reaction in Douglas County: What?! The lines had been simple before. All of Douglas County was located in Senate District 11, represented by Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, and on the House side, the county was split almost in half between 11A, represented by Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, and 11B, represented by Mary Franson, R-Alexandria.Word count: 1052
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.