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Voters in Watson to decide governance; special election may settle town dispute

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WATSON -- Voters in Watson will soon have a say in one of the disputes that has divided the community.

A special election will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 23 to decide whether to change the city's form of government.


Watson council members set the election date and ballots have been printed for the special election, according to Jon Clausen, Chippewa County auditor-treasurer.

The election was triggered by a petition from citizens in the community.

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