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LWVABC in the News

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2019 Press

Candidates for Anoka-Hennepin School Board, Ramsey City Council Face Off
Connor Cummiskey, Staff Writer.
Photo by Connor Cummiskey.
ABC Newspapers, October 14, 2019

Candidates Erin Heers-McArdle and Tom Heidemann

"Candidates for the Anoka-Hennepin School Board and Ramsey City Council discussed a variety of topics at a candidate forum Oct. 2 at the Sandburg Education Center in Anoka.

During the forum, sponsored by the League of Women Voters, contenders for three seats on the Anoka-Hennepin School Board and one seat on the Ramsey City Council answered questions submitted by the audience...." READ MORE

Anoka County History: Historical Society Opens Exhibit Featuring League of Women Voters' 100th Anniversary
Rebecca Ebnet-Desens, Columnist
ABC Newspapers, Jan 27, 2019

"To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the League of Women Voters and women winning the right to vote, the Anoka County Historical Society unveiled a new exhibit Jan. 19 at the History Center.

The opening celebrated not only the centennial, but also the partnership between the League of Women Voters-Anoka, Blaine, Coon Rapids and ACHS, which produced the research, artifacts and fabrication of the display...." READ MORE

2018 Press

League of Women Voters ABC Celebrates 80 Years
ABC Newspapers, April 26, 2018

"The 80th annual meeting of the local League of Women Voters ABC (Anoka, Blaine, Coon Rapids area) was recently celebrated in Andover.

President Jeorgette Knoll welcomed members and visitors and noted the revived interest in civic engagement that has recently grown the organization to its current 78 members..." READ MORE

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