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Election Day – 2018

Election Day 2018 concluded with a number of pleasant surprises. I am definitely ecstatic  that I will be returning to the Minnesota House of Representatives to represent District 51A.  An added  bonus is that my caucus will be in the … Continue reading

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Dakota County Farm Bureau

Last Thursday, I attended the 101st Annual Meeting of the Dakota County Farm Bureau. The evening included reports on many of the activities that took place this past year as well as election of officers . Their guest speaker was … Continue reading

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Burnsville Fire Muster Parade 2018

Saturday was a perfect day for a parade! Thanks to all who participated in this event. It is a fairly lengthy route, but everyone seemed to be in good spirits. I definitely noticed that the children had bags chock full … Continue reading

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India FEST 2018

I was at the India Fest this afternoon. It is a huge celebration that takes place on the State Capitol Grounds. lots of entertainment, food vendors, and activities for children. Many interesting booths, including the Sehgal Foundation,one where they tie … Continue reading

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Cedarvale Lanes

I attended a ribbon-cutting event at Cedarvale Lanes yesterday afternoon.  New lanes have been installed in the facility. More exciting is that a women’s bowling event starts there today, Thursday.  There will be women bowlers from across the globe.  The … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Night Out / Night To Unite

It was a beautiful evening to be out meeting with friends and neighbors. Lots of conversation and lots of food. A townhouse association had a raffle for its members. In one neighborhood, some kids designed a device that shot out … Continue reading

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Tour of ISD #196 Schools

Went on a tour of some of Independent School District 196 schools this morning.  Most of them are undergoing major construction, both in the buildings and the parking areas. There should be lots of excitement when the schools open.

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KHIZR KAHN

I had the opportunity to meet Khizr Kahn on Monday. Mr. Kahn is the gentleman who offered his copy of the Constitution to the Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump. He is extremely passionate about defending the values of our country … Continue reading

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Town Hall – June 23, 2018

Thanks to all who participated in today’s Town Hall. We had a nice gathering of folks whose questions resulted in good discussions. One of the successes of this year’s session was the passing of the Pension Bill. It will help … Continue reading

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Burnsville and Xcel Energy Pollinator Habitat

I attended the opening event of the pollinator habitat under the power lines next to Tennisioux Park in Burnsville this morning.  Xcel Energy and Burnsville are partnering to develop this habitat. The plantings today were on an area where a … Continue reading

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