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Detroit Lakes voters reject $59 million school building referendum

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By Wendy Reuer / The Forum

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Voters here rejected a $59 million school building referendum Tuesday night.


In complete but unofficial results, the measure failed by 58 percent, or 1,883 “no” votes, over 41 percent, or 1,334 votes, in support of the plan, according to district staff.

Superintendent Doug Froke could not be reached for comment late Tuesday evening.

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