by Debbie Griffin Guest Writer A group concerned about transportation gathered the morning of Feb. 15 at the North Branch library to discuss dwindling federal funds and how that impacts state and local systems. U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, representing the 8th District of Minnesota – who is also a member of the House Transportation and […]
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced recently several upcoming Congress Comes to You Meetings throughout Minnesota’s Eighth District, some of which are in Chisago County. Nolan’s district staff will host the meetings, which will focus on listening to constituents’ ideas, comments, and suggestions, as well as informing the attendees on the latest with what’s happening in […]
District 8 U.S. Congressman Rick Nolan will be hosting a roundtable discussion on Social Security and Medicare at North Branch County Market, 5418 St. Croix Trl., May 2, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
It’s not often the little town of Center City plays host to a United States congressman, but that was the case Monday. Democratic 8th District Rep. Rick Nolan stopped by Hazelden—only the second Congress member in 60 years to visit the well-known addiction treatment center—to give a speech before visiting his new office at the […]
By Jeff Hage Princeton Union-Eagle The Chip Cravaack era is over in the Eighth Congressional District after one term. Cravaack conceded to challenger Rick Nolan around 1 a.m. Wednesday. With 75 percent of the vote counted, Nolan held a 52-47 percent lead. The Nolan camp had reason for optimism early. When results came in […]
Republican Congressman Chip Cravaack and the Democratic challenger, former Congressman Rick Nolan, patted each other’s backs, stood smiling side-by-side for photos and exchanged barbs about their ages. But the debate at Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Cambridge Oct. 16 showed, pleasantries aside, two politically different men. Cravaack and Nolan are engaged in one of the most […]