Event Schedule

If you would like to invite Karen to attend an event, call her at 1-218-847-2699.

•Saturday, September 29th at the Pumpkin Festival parade at 2:30pm in Lake Park.


Important Dates to put on your calendar:

• October 2 at 6pm MN Legislative candidates from District 2B, Karen Branden (D) and Steve Green (R) will debate in Park Rapids at Northwood Bank. The Michael Northbird (D) legislative contest for District 2A will follow. The public is invited and is hosted by the League of Women Voters.

• October 3rd at 7pm Karen Branden and the incumbent will debate on Lakeland Public Television in Bemidji (not to a live audience). Viewers can watch in the viewing area or online via Lakeland PBS Television. 

•October 8th at 8pm Karen Branden and incumbent have agreed to debate in the town of White Earth at the White Earth Community Center on Indigenous Peoples Day! Refreshments served at 6:30pm, debates for multiple contests there after. The Branden/Green match-up is scheduled for 8pm. It will be broadcast on Niijii Radio and is open to the public.

• October 16 at 8pm debate in Detroit Lakes at M-State in Detroit Lakes, MN for the District 2B seat. Other races will precede it, including the Rep. Paul Marquart (D) bid for re-election. The public is encouraged to attend.

(Both Oct. 8 and 16 debates are sponsored by the League of Women Voters to educate ALL people on governmental issues. Questions can be submitted prior to the organizers.)


Stay tuned for other possible debates and/or interviews to determine the next MN State Representative in District 2B that covers portions of six counties. It is light tan on this map from the Secretary of State.

Karen would love to see you at any or all of these events! Come and show your support and help us flip our district!