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DFL endorses Thoreen for run in Senate District 11

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Stevens County Coordinator Jim Thoreen was unanimously endorsed as the DFL candidate to challenge Minnesota District 11 incumbent Republican Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen.


Thoreen, 64, of Morris, was endorsed at the DFL's District Convention on Thursday in Alexandria.

Thoreen is retiring from his county position at the end of May after 12 years. He's also worked as a county administrator in three other counties during his career.

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