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One percent sales tax fails on ballot

Posted: Friday, Apr 12th, 2013

ROCHELLE — Voter turnout was low for the Tuesday election, mostly for lack of contested races. Issues on the ballot ranged from local school boards to township positions with the most prominent item being the Ogle County Retailers’ Occupation Tax, which voters rejected.

The following are local results from Tuesday’s voting:

Ogle County Retailers’ Occupation Tax

Yes, 3,626

No, 6,770

Ogle County Electrical Aggregation

Yes, 2,901

No, 2,305

Ogle County Concealed Carry

Yes, 7,168

No, 3,135

For the complete article see the 04-11-2013 issue.

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