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Nathaniel Welte addressed the county board Wednesday. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Perham man who lost county race under investigation for voter registration fraud

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The unsuccessful candidate for Hubbard County Attorney is under investigation for voter registration fraud.

Perham Attorney Nathaniel Welte and his wife Ann are the subjects of the probe.


Nathaniel Welte maintains he knows nothing of the investigation and was a legitimate Hubbard County resident when he mounted his campaign in the summer of 2010 to unseat incumbent Don Dearstyne.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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