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Big changes await voters

April 26, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Things are going to be confusing for Alexandria voters this fall.
Not only will they be confronted with new candidates in newly drawn legislative districts, they’ll also be voting at a different place. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks council approves redistricting plan

February 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

About one-fifth of East Grand Forks residents but no City Council members will switch wards as a result of a redistricting plan that has received unanimous council support. Approximately 1,600 residents will be bumped to a different ward in an alignment drawn by City Planner Nancy Ellis. Continue Reading

Redistricting in GF changes lines slightly

December 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The population imbalance among different political wards in Grand Forks was pretty lopsided, but deciding how to redraw the ward lines turned out to be pretty straightforward. Continue Reading

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GF Redrawing Ward Lines Due to City Growth

December 1, 2011 in WDAZ

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) – Some residents will be voting from different precincts in the next city election in June. The city is redistricting its wards, and a committee of three council members met Thursday night to discuss proposed changes. Continue Reading

Mitchell City Council will look at plans for redrawn city wards

October 3, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The Mitchell City Council will discuss options for redistricting voting wards within the city during its meeting tonight. Continue Reading

Guard send-off set in Austin for 159 soldiers

August 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The soldiers from units of the 2nd Battalion, 135th Infantry Regiment are preparing for a one-year deployment to support the drawdown of U.S. forces from Iraq. They’ll arrive in Kuwait this fall.
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