East Grand Forks resident accompanied by Mike Pokrzywinski.

East Grand Forks DFLer Marc DeMers, who’s challenging incumbent Crookston Republican Deb Kiel in November for the Minnesota House District 1B seat, spent Thursday in Crookston, accompanied by Crookston native and East Grand Forks City Council colleague Mike Pokrzywinski.

One of his last stops in town was a public discussion in the back room of RBJ's Restaurant, where he was visited by various citizens and local officials.