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Rep. Juhnke announces his re-election bid

WILLMAR -- State Rep. Al Juhnke, DFL-Willmar, has announced that he will run for re-election in District 13B this fall.

Juhnke was first elected to the Minnesota House in 1996 and is the chairman of the Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Committee.

The Senate District 13 DFL endorsing convention will be held at 6 p.m. June 24 at Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa High School.

Republicans in the district have endorsed Bonnie Wilhelm of Willmar to run for the seat. Wilhelm also ran against Juhnke in 2004 and 2006.

Read more on this story Thursday in the West Central Tribune.