LWV Upper Mississippi River Region Presents: How Did We Get Here? Fifty Years of Federal Farm Policies

On Monday, December 6 at 1:00 PM, Alan Guebert will share his perspectives on the impacts that federal farm policies have had on our economy, our communities and our environment. For the past 28 years Guebert has written the Farm and Food File, a weekly newspaper column on farm and food policy and politics which is published weekly in 26 states and two Canadian provinces. This event is presented  by the League of Women Voters of the Upper Mississippi River Region.

This meeting will be hosted on Zoom. You can join the presentation at 1:00 PM.

2021 Edina Public School Board Election Results

On Tuesday, Nov 2, elections were held for many municipal , school district, and other local races. Below is a chart with the results from the Edina School Board race; the top four won seats on the board. Other results around the State of Minnesota can be found on the Secretary of State website.

Candidate

Vote Total

Percentage of Vote

Nicole Schnell

3,741

12.05%

Owen Michaelson

3,906

12.58%

Michael Birdman

5,380

17.32%

Karen Gabler

5,776

18.60%

Dan Arom

5,917

19.05%

Erica Allenburg

5,745

18.50%

WRITE-IN

592

1.91%

Source: MN SOS website

Title page of EPS school board candidate forum, shows the LWV logo and the dateWatch the EPS Candidate Forum

On September 23, the League of Women Voters hosted a candidate forum for the Edina Public School board elections coming up this fall. The forum was recorded and you can view it on the City of Edina's Youtube channel.

More resources for this election: check your polling place and visit the candidate websites.

The election is on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Make your voting plan now!

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