Contested city races in several area towns


Voters in local communities will go to the polls to cast ballots in municipal elections next Tuesday, Nov. 7. Locally, there are contested races in the communities of Dakota City, Thor, Gilmore City, Renwick, Bode and LuVerne.

By Kent Thompson
There are a number of contested races brewing for next week’s biennial municipal elections around the area.
Humboldt has no contested races, but there are contested seats for mayor and/or city council in the communities of Dakota City, Thor, Gilmore City, Renwick, Bode and LuVerne.
Polling hours for the Nov. 7 municipal elections are from noon to 8 p.m. at all locations. The following are the voting locations for communities in the coverage area. Note: city of Humboldt voters in all ward precincts will vote at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds Events Center, a change from previous years, and a temporary change for this city election.

Here is a list of towns and voting locations.
Bode City Hall
Bradgate Fire Hall
Dakota City City Hall
Gilmore City, Faith United Methodist Church
Hardy, Gold Eagle Co-op
Humboldt, Humboldt County Events Center at the Fairgrounds
Livermore City Hall
LuVerne Community Center
Ottosen Fire Station/City Hall
Pioneer, Pro Cooperative Elevator
Renwick, United Methodist Church
Rutland City Hall
Thor, Ullensvang Lutheran Church
To read more about the election and view candidate profiles from Humboldt, Dakota City and Renwick, see this week's Humboldt Independent. Subscribe by clicking on the link at the top of the page. See all the local news, photos and advertising and see what you are missing every week.

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