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