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2:20 pm
Mon July 23, 2012

Early Voting Underway for July 31 Runoff

League of Women Voters of California

Through Friday, citizens can cast their vote early in a handful of statewide races and for some local candidates, depending on which county you live.

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Politics
7:09 pm
Tue July 3, 2012

Hunt County GOP Club to host candidate forum

huntgopclub.org

GREENVILLE - Candidates for five area runoff races July 31 will take part in a candidate forum Monday in Greenville.

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Politics
9:23 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Justin Perry wins Saturday runoff for Leonard City Council

http://www.clarkscrossinghoa.com

LEONARD - Perry, who received 68 percent of the vote, defeated Penny Edwards.

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Politics
7:37 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Randy Meeks unopposed for Hunt County Sheriff in November

Sheriff Randy Meeks is headed toward a second term

GREENVILLE - The race for the Hunt County Sheriff’s post is apparently over, after the only candidate set to challenge incumbent Randy Meeks this fall has withdrawn.

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Politics
3:02 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

KETR to air Dewhurst-Cruz debate

(L to R) David Dewhurst and Ted Cruz
Aman Batheja Texas Tribune

DALLAS - Listen to KETR Friday at 8 p.m. for live coverage of the one-on-one debate between Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz as they battle for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate.

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Politics
11:03 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Chance retains seat following Lamar County recount

www.bentalaska.com

PARIS - A hand recount conducted Friday in Lamar County has affirmed the re-election of Madaline Chance, who defeated Randy Boren for Constable Precinct 1 on May 29.

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Politics
10:49 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

Campaign signs to diminish, but not go away completely

Randy Meeks, who won the Republican Party nomination Tuesday, may face opposition from an independent candidate in November.
Scott Harvey

By June 9, the sightline along Northeast Texans roadways will be a little clearer, as campaign signs are to be removed by candidates who were seeking office in Tuesday’s primary.

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Politics
2:32 pm
Mon May 28, 2012

Join KETR for election coverage Tuesday night

Campaign signs line a section of lawn along Main Street in Commerce.
Scott Harvey KETR

After a fairly strong early voting period in Northeast Texas, just hours remain for citizens to cast ballots in Tuesday's primary election. 

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Politics
9:03 am
Tue May 22, 2012

Early voting for next week’s primary ends Friday

Registered voters are able to cast their ballot at any early voting location in the county in which they are registered.

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Politics
9:03 am
Tue May 15, 2012

Record set as early voting kicks off

NPR

GREENVILLE - If first day early voting totals are any indication, there seems to be strong interest among Hunt County citizens in the May 29 primaries.

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Politics
8:56 am
Mon May 14, 2012

Officials to canvass election results in days and weeks ahead

League of Women Voters of California

The weekend saw several new citizens elected to office while other cities brought back incumbents for another term.

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Breaking Election Results
8:55 pm
Sat May 12, 2012

Winners in Saturday's Local Elections

NPR

The polls are closed, the votes have been tallied and we now know the preference of Northeast Texans for local city council and school board races.

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Debate
2:23 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

Flynn, Alexander address schools, immigration and healthcare

From L to R; Rep. Dan Flynn and George Alexander

COMMERCE - In what is certain to be a hot issue during the 2013 Texas legislative session, school finance was at the forefront of Tuesday evening’s debate between District 2 State Rep. Dan Flynn and challenger George Alexander

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Politics
7:39 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Vote Monday, Tuesday or Saturday

Two days remain to vote early for Saturday’s municipal elections. 

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Politics
6:39 am
Fri April 13, 2012

TONIGHT: KETR to conduct 2nd Annual Commerce Candidate's Forum

League of Women Voters of California

COMMERCE - Candidates for mayor and city council have been invited to answer questions both from News Director Scott Harvey and the public on issues and ideas in the community. 

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