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Referendums OK'd in Waubun-Ogema-White Earth election

Voters gave approval to school bond and levy referendums in both the Waubun-Ogema-White Earth and Pelican Rapids school districts in a special election Tuesday, Nov. 5.

Unofficial results were collected Wednesday morning, Nov. 6, from school district offices:

Menahga school board: Robert J. White was selected to fill a one-year school board term in the Menahga School District. He was the sole candidate on the ballot.

Unofficial results:

  • White: 70votes*

  • Write-in candidates: 3 votes

Waubun-Ogema-White Earth school bond referendum: Voters approved a property tax increase for the issuance of school building bonds, not to exceed an amount of $7.74 million.

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Unofficial results:

  • Yes: 245 votes*

  • No: 194 votes

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