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Articles with the Tag: election

Online portal launched to make voter registration more accessible during pandemic

News from Western Native Voice MISSOULA — Four Montana organizations recently launched an online portal to encourage voter registration. The Forward Montana Foundation, Montana Women Vote, MontPIRG, and Western Native Voice have a long history of registering eligible Montanans to vote at events, in ...

Vote Reksten for HD12

Editor, I would like to thank the voters of HD12 for electing me to represent them for the last eight years. Due to term limits, I can no longer run for the Montana House of Representative and will be running for the Montana Senate.  I will be voting for Linda Reksten as my Representative for HD12...

Local candidates for Montana State Senate introduce themselves Local candidates for Montana State Senate introduce themselves

Montana’s state senators collaborate with the state’s governor and house of representatives to create laws and set a state budget. There are 50 senators who serve four-year terms. Half the members of the senate are elected every two years.  On June 2, Montanans will vote in a primary elec...


Lake County Election Administrator Katie Harding was misquoted in the April 8 issue of the Valley Journal. Discussing the upcoming June 2 Federal Primary Election, Harding said, “The county will be sending all active registered Lake County voters a vote-by-mail ballot with a postage-paid return envelop...

Lake County voting by mail during time of 'unprecedented challenges' Lake County voting by mail during time of 'unprecedented challenges'

POLSON – Lake County voters will vote by mail instead of at the polls in the upcoming June 2 primary election in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the county.  The Lake County commissioners unanimously approved the election change during a public meeting streamed live through the Lake...

Voters encouraged to register for absentee ballot

News from Lake County Election Administrator Katie Harding   LAKE COUNTY – With COVID-19, the Lake County Election Office is recommending voters sign up for an absentee ballot for the Federal Primary Election to be held on June 2. This request is due to social distancing, quarantines and lim...


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