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Voters set to decide on Sioux Falls events center

November 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Residents in South Dakota’s largest city will decide on the fate of a $115 million events center.
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Township voters reject fire district proposal, 118-78

August 24, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Voters from six townships cast their ballots for the status quo Tuesday evening at the Davison County Fairgrounds, and said no to the proposed Mitchell Rural Fire Protection District.
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Rural fire district election set for Tuesday

August 21, 2011 in The Daily Republic

With just a day left before it goes to a public vote, the proposed Mitchell Rural Fire Protection District is anything but a done deal.

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New Crow Creek chairman elected

August 17, 2011 in The Daily Republic

FORT THOMPSON Wilfred Keeble was elected as Crow Creek tribal chairman last week. Continue Reading

Hard sell on city manager backfired

July 15, 2011 in The Daily Republic

After months of pushing for hiring a city manager, a move that would effectively make our elected mayor a figurehead and give all real power to an appointee, The Daily Republic and Mike Vehle were quick to bemoan the low turnout of voters in the June 7 election. Am I the only person to perceive this as being very inconsistent?
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Stickney voters approve school district opt-out spending by 88 %

July 9, 2011 in The Daily Republic

STICKNEY The voters in the Stickney School District overwhelmingly passed a new opt-out in a Thursday election.
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Winner man hopes for referendum to change city’s firing policy

July 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

WINNER A Winner man hopes to file a petition this week to overturn a resolution the City Council recently passed.
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City Council re-formed as new members sworn in

July 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The Mitchell City Council changed its roster Tuesday night, as three members who didn’t run for re-election Geri Beck, Scott Houwman and Doug Backlund departed.
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Recall petitions filed in Huron

June 24, 2011 in The Daily Republic

HURON (AP) A group in Huron has filed petitions to recall Mayor David McGirr.
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Incumbents win elections in Bonesteel, Wessington Springs, Herrick

June 21, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Incumbents won their offices in two of three area elections Tuesday.
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