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High Five! Digging Deep into District 8: Mining


MN's Congressional District 8 is one of the most watched, close-margined in the country.  Check Five Thirty Eight for up to date polling.

In this first installment of our District 8 discussion Chuck Marohn gives us the views of the Republican candidate for District 8 Pete Stauber and Aaron Brown gives us the DFL candidate Joe Radinovich's take as well as Independent candidate Skip Sandman.  This race They take a look at WHY the candidates have put forward these takes on mining in particular - what it means to voters - and what the strategy might be. 

Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.