Appointed in 1995 by Governor Arne Carlson. Elected in 1996, 2002 and 2008. He retired on June 30, 2012.
Appointed and assigned to serve statewide as Senior Judge from July 2, 2012, to June 30, 2013.
J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, 1974
B.A., Winona State University
Attorney- Olson, Nelson, Drange & Wood
City Attorney- Litchfield, Grove City, and Darwin
Meeker County Attorney
American Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
Twelfth District Bar Association
Director- Minnesota District Judges Association
Litchfield Wrestling Club
Lecturing and Teaching Experience:
Judge Drange is a frequent lecturer at local schools and senior citizen organizations.