Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Walsh County, N.D., sheriff who fired deputy after election survives recall

Email News Alerts

Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild survived a special recall election Tuesday, winning with 1,758 votes -- or 50.2 percent in the three-man race -- over his main challenger: the veteran deputy he fired after besting him in November's general election.

Advertisement

Former Deputy Ron Nord, fired by Wild five months ago and now working part-time at a gas station, received 1,257 votes in the special recall election he helped force after his firing.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness