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Colleen M. Marschall, 86
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May 28, 2009
Afton city attorney is a major player in Senate recount
Afton city attorney Fritz Knaak may have his work cut out for him in Afton, but there is another case currently commanding his attention -- Minnesota's...
May 28, 2009 - 4:18pm
February 3, 2009
Millions spent in Senate recount
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken and Norm Coleman are spending millions in the ongoing U.S. Senate fight. The campaigns raised more than $3 million and...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Coleman challenges recount in court
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman will go to the courts in hopes of returning to the U.S.
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 15, 2008
Ballot decision prompts Supreme Court request
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken's campaign celebrated the election board's request that a controversial pile of ballots be counted. Norm Coleman's attorneys...
December 15, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Recount's final week under way
ST. PAUL - Election officials around Minnesota this morning started the final week of the state's historic U.S. Senate recount. Officials at many of the state's 107 recount sites have completed their part of the 2.9-million-ballot recount. Two counties begin the hand recount today;...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Franken-Coleman race remains in question
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's U.S. Senate recount became even murkier Monday as both candidates could claim the lead. Democratic challenger Al Franken...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Ballot confusion as recount continues
ST. PAUL - The U.S. Senate recount got off to a rough start Monday in one northwestern Minnesota county, which reported it had found dozens of...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Both sides question ballot challenges
Frivolous: (adjective). 1 a: of little weight or importance. b: having no sound basis (as in fact or law) "a frivolous lawsuit" 2 a: lacking...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Senate race rests on disputed ballots
ST. PAUL - U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman's lead dwindled and the number of disputed ballots dramatically rose in the second day of Minnesota's U.S....
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
First recount day reported mostly smooth; Coleman leads
ST. PAUL - A man who knows the subject liked what he saw Wednesday as Minnesotans began recounting 2.9 million U.S. Senate election ballots....
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Franken campaign seeks ballots' inclusion
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's campaign warns a Minnesota board may violate state law and the Constitution if it ignores hundreds of absentee ballots...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Judges, Ritchie to settle ballot disputes
ST. PAUL - Two Supreme Court justices appointed by Republican Gov Tim Pawlenty, two District Court judges and the Democratic secretary of state...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 11, 2008
Ballot security tops Senate candidates' minds
ST. PAUL - Republican Sen. Norm Coleman and Democrat Al Franken agree ballots need to be preserved for a statewide recount in their U.S. Senate race, but their campaigns struggled to work out details. As their race narrowed to a 206-vote margin late Monday afternoon, out of nearly...
November 11, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Franken won't waive recount
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's position is as firm as the election results are fluid. The Democrat said Thursday he will not waive a recount in Minnesota's...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Recount required; Franken claims voter 'irregularities'
ST. PAUL - Al Franken says a few hundred votes will separate him and incumbent U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman once all returns from Tuesday's vote are...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am