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Election '08 In Review: Weary county auditor's office will pass off Senate recount

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The U.S. Senate race in Minnesota between incumbent Republican Norm Coleman and DFL challenger Al Franken is garnering national attention, and it's not clear yet if it will be decided by a state recount or a battle in the courts.


One thing is certain: Stevens County's Auditor's Office won't be actively involved, despite a mandated state recount.

"I'm going to pass that on to some other poor devil," county Auditor Neil Wiese said Thursday.

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