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Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Paul Anderson draws a slip of paper out of a fishbowl on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, to determine a precinct that will be rechecked for vote counting accuracy. It came during a State Canvassing Board meeting. (Don Davis/Forum Communications)

Minnesota House recount in District 8B begins Wednesday

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ST. PAUL -- A hand recount of 21,288 votes in a state House race begins Wednesday.

Douglas County officials begin the work at 8:30 a.m. in the courthouse in Alexandria. In Otter Tail County, the recount begins at 9 a.m. Thursday in Fergus Falls.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.