- Public Notices
Every vote does count!
By Chuck Kajer
Voters in Minnesota have spoken, and for the second time in as many elections, it's going to take some time to figure out just what they were saying in the largest statewide race.
Former Sen. Mark Dayton and State Rep. Tom Emmer are in a virtual dead heat, with Dayton leading by about 9,000 votes with nearly all of the precincts counted.
While this race is not as close as the Franken-Coleman senate race in 2008, it does fall within the one-half of one percent threshold to trigger an automatic recount.