Tag: Redistricting

Mahnomen County Commission News & Notes

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen County Commission had some discussions about potential redistricting at their most recent meeting last week. In the aftermath of the most recent census, Mahnomen County Administrator CJ Holl says they will need to make some small adjustments to the districts to match up with population trends. The Mahnomen County Commission…
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March 30, 2022 0

Norman County Commission to Host Public Hearing on Potential Redistricting

Ada, MN — After the most recent Census update, it appears that a redistricting may be in order for the Norman County Commission in order to provide more equal representation. Currently Norman County is split into five districts, with four of those each representing a respective corner of the county and the fifth representing only…
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March 21, 2022 0

Representative Marquart Comments on New District Maps

Dilworth, MN — The Minnesota Supreme Court released the new legislative and congressional district maps last Tuesday and it will lead to a shake up in who represents who across the state. Locally, the biggest change is change of boundaries in Legislative District 1 and 4. District 4B Representative Paul Marquart says the southern boundary…
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February 21, 2022 0

Rep. Marquart Explains Redistricting Process

Dilworth, MN — Every ten years following the completion of the US Census, the legislatures at both the state and federal levels go through a redistricting process to determine how many representatives a state will have and to get a more equal representation of population trends in each state. Minnesota has 134 House Districts and…
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December 2, 2021 0