Are you proud that you did your civic duty at the polls today? Show off by uploading a photo of yourself and your "I Voted" sticker.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Minnetonka Patch's election 2012 voter's guide: where to vote, how to vote, when to vote and candidates on the ballot.
Make sure you get that red "I Voted" sticker! Election Day is upon us—Tuesday, Nov. 6, is the big day—and Minnetonka Patch wants to make sure you're not only equipped with information, but also the logistics of voting. After all, every vote matters. Everyone votes for a reason: to see their candidates win. That's why we're going to offer robust election night coverage, heavy on real-time results from all the races you're following: Federal, senate, congressional, Minnesota constitutional amendment results, Hennepin County election results including judicial races and local coverage of state races effecting people in Minnetonka. Tune in to Minnetonka Patch on Election Day for frequent updates. • Need to know where to vote? How to register …
Monday, October 29, 2012
Minnesota's Third Congressional District candidates Democrat Brian Barnes and Republican incumbent Erik Paulsen share views on the economy.
Democrat Brian Barnes and Republican incumbent Erik Paulsen, candidates for Minnesota's Third Congressional District, share their views on the economy during this video profile, courtesy of Channel 12.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney duked it out in Denver, CO.
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney duked it out tonight in their first presidential debate in Denver, Colorado. Patch live-blogged the debate, which featured the candidates touching on domestic issues like health care, PBS funding, and America's energy sources. You can watch the entire debate on YouTube Politics. Some of the points that resonated with our live-blog panelists were split on who came out on top: Here's a sampling of responses on Twitter:
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Anderson is the incumbent candidate for the Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court seat 1 in the 2012 election.
Name : Barry Anderson Also known as : Barry Age : 57 Place of residence : Apple Valley, MN Attended college : Yes College : Gustavus Adolphus College Degree : B.A. double major in History and Political Science Year of graduation : 1976 University : University of Minnesota Law School Area of research : Law Year of graduation : 1979 Job titles held : Partner Employers : Arnold, Anderson & Dove, PLLP Party affiliation : Other Party affiliation : Non-Partisan Running for a: State office Running for position: Associate Justice, Minnesota Supreme Court Chamber/district: State wide Incumbent: Yes First elected: 07 November 2006 Previous elective offices : Minnesota Court of Appeals Unsuccessful bids for elective offices: NA Website : www.…
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
As the votes came in, Patch reporters in more than two dozen locations recorded the action.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Patty Acomb, Joe Bodell and Peggy Kvam accepted resident's invitation to participate this Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Glen Lake Community Center from 10-11 a.m.
Hello my friends and fellow citizens: You are invited to meet Minnetonka City Council Candidates. I hope you are aware that the Minnetonka City Council has a vacancy that must filled immediately. A special election (not appointment) will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 14. Towards that effort, I hoped we all might get to know some of the eight candidates who have entered this race for the Council At-Large Seat B. I researched the eight registered candidates and selected three to participate in a local meet-and-greet. Patty Acomb, Joe Bodell and Peggy Kvam accepted my invitation to participate this Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Glen Lake Community Center. Please join me from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in getting to know these excellent candidates. Also, …