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Dave Thompson, a Minnesota Senator whose district includes Farmington, announced June 26 that he plans to run for Governor.

Sen. Thompson joins governor's race

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ST. PAUL -- Dave Thompson, who made his name as a conservative talk show host, says he stands out from other Republican gubernatorial candidates because he can work with Democrats and Republicans alike.

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“I don’t like to put one set of Minnesotans against another,” he said Wednesday as he became the fourth person to join the GOP race to take on Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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