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Dave Thompson won election Tuesday.

Thompson wins race for District 36 Senate seat


The name on the door will change this year in Senate District 36, but the political party of the person working behind that door will not.

Republican Dave Thompson beat DFL opponent Steve Quist Tuesday in the race to replace longtime state Senator Pat Pariseau, who did not seek re-election after 20 years in the Senate.

Thompson received 23,426 votes to Quist's 13,686.

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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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