October 8, 2013 in Uncategorized
By Bob Mercer
PIERRE â South Dakota passed an electoral milestone this month, as independents topped 100,000 for the first time.
The statewide monthly totals on Oct. 1 were 100,670 independents; 244,793 Republicans; 1…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FORT TOTTEN Two incumbent members of the Spirit Lake Tribal Council lost their seats in Tuesday’s general election. Continue Reading
April 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK Voters will decide in 2014 whether a three-member, full-time commission should replace the current eight-member, part-time State Board of Higher Education. Continue Reading
November 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL More than 76 percent of Minnesota’s eligible voters cast ballots Nov. 6, best in the country, but the state’s top election official says even more would participate if they could vote early. Continue Reading
November 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR There was strong voter turnout and few Election Day problems reported in many west central Minnesota counties Tuesday.
November 6, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL — Minnesota voters do not want to prove who they are.
Forty-six percent of voters Tuesday wanted to amend the state Constitution to require a photo ID before voting, but 50 percent was needed. Continue Reading
November 6, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
After months of campaigning and cajoling, candidates running for political office could only wait for the results to come in Tuesday.
Polls were still open when this issue of the Echo Press went to press Tuesday morning. Complete election results will be printed in Friday’s newspaper. Continue Reading
November 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Voters decided Tuesday if they would be required to prove who they are in elections beginning next year. Continue Reading
November 4, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Presidential debates mean more now, and they’re talking about politics with their parents and their friends.
October 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE All political parties in South Dakota saw an increase in their number of registered members in the past month, according to South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant, and the number of independent voters also went up.