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Anderson wins open 13A seat, keeps district in GOP's hands; Shuck fails in fourth effort


Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, was the apparent winner Tuesday in the 13A House of Representatives race.

With 94 percent of the votes reported, Anderson, 57, was ahead of Bruce Shuck, DFL-Sunburg, by 10,897 to 7,825 votes.

The winner will fill the seat previously held by Rep. Bud Heidgerken, R-Freeport. Heidgerken, who held the post for the past six years, did not run for re-election this year.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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