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Houghton County Releases Updated November 8th Vote Totals

Updated results from last Tuesday’s election have been released by the Houghton County clerk’s office. The totals now include write-in candidates, some of whom were elected to positions for which not enough candidates filed. They include…• Tyler John Kinnunen, who will join George Eakin on the Adams Township School Board.• …

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Election Results – November, 2022

For results for state offices, including governor, attorney general, secretary of state, U.S. House, State Senate and House, and judicial races, click here. Governor of MichiganGretchen Whitmer – Democrat Incumbent – projected winnerTudor Dixon – RepublicanFour minor party candidates Attorney GeneralDana Nessell – Democrat Incumbent – projected winnerMatthew DePerno – …

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Copper Country Votes!

It’s election day, and polls will be open from 7:00 this morning until 8:00 this evening for voters who haven’t already cast absentee ballots. This article highlights contested races and proposals only. To see what is on your specific ballot, including all entries, click here. Statewide… Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer …

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2022 August Primary Results

Here are local results from the Michigan August 2, 2022 primary election. our story includes a summary of contested races and ballot questions for Houghton, Keweenaw and Baraga Counties, and the eastern portion of Ontonagon County, along with links to full results for each county. Governor – Republican Primary• Tudor …

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Waddell to Join Houghton Council – Area Election Results

Craig Waddell will join the Houghton City Council, after winning yesterday’s special election. Waddell garnered 272 votes, edging out Robyn Johnson, who collected 262 votes. Michael Salmi finished with 106. Waddell will fill out the unexpired council term of Dan Salo, who stepped down late last year after giving up …

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Election 2020 results

NATIONAL                     Houghton Keweenaw Baraga Ontonagon Gogebic Iron Marquette Total   President                   Donald Trump, Republican 10380 862 2512 2358 4600 4216   24928 58.95% Joe Biden, Democrat 7755 672 1475 1391 3573 …

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2020 Primary Results

2020 Primary coverage on 97.7 The Wolf Sponsored by: Copper Country Education Association Portage Lake District Library Houghton Building Supply   2020 Primary Election-Houghton County Master @ Final       29  of 29 precincts             1st Congress Jack Bergman-I R 3984 100%     …

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2018 Houghton County Fair Sets Records

Good weather led to a big increase in attendance at this year’s Houghton County Fair. The Fair Board’s year-end report estimates attendance at 23,790 – more than 4,000 better than the 2018 fair. Admission receipts, carnival rides and livestock sale auction receipts set new records. 230 volunteers contributed 5,100 hours …

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