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Published January 16, 2013, 09:22 PM

Election in Mayville helps pay for new fire truck and elect city council positions

Mayville, ND (WDAY TV) - Mayville Fire and Rescue will be getting a new truck to replace its 1962 pumper.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Mayville, ND (WDAY TV) - Mayville Fire and Rescue will be getting a new truck to replace its 1962 pumper.

In a special election tonight, voters overwhelmingly approved increasing property taxes to pay for the $250 thousand truck.

"Yes" got 81% of the vote. 60% was needed.

Seven people were vying for two city council positions tonight.

The winners were the two men facing a recall. Larry O'Brien and Mike Carr will keep their seats. No one else had more than 85 votes.

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