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City seats that will be on the November 5 general election ballot include the mayor and two at-large council seats.
The congressman from Minnesota's Third District ruled out running for anything other than re-election.
The community had 88.3 percent of registered voters cast a ballot in the 2012 election.
Dee Long of Minnetonka was one of 10 electors in the Minnesota Electoral College who met to vote on Monday.
We're counting down the most popular, inspiring, interesting and tragic stories of the year.
Many precincts in Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Edina, Golden Valley, Greenwood, Minnetonka, Minnetrista, Plymouth and St. Louis Park had turnouts of more than 90 percent.
Schools, Business, Elections
This week's selection includes a new gallery/gift shop, a levy rejected, school boundaries issue, DFL wins and good news for Southwest Light Rail Transit.
Erik Paulsen was re-elected to another term as U.S. Congressman on Election Day 2012.
The idea of using the new DFL majority to push for legal rights for same-sex couples is, so far, getting a cautious reception from some politicians.
Voters in the mostly suburban cities Patch covers were more opposed to the proposed gay-marriage ban than Minnesota voters generally.
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