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New Hampton library addition voted down

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NEW HAMPTON (KWWL) -

A public measure to provide the funding to build an addition to the New Hampton Public Library was voted down on Tuesday.

The City of New Hampton was asking to issue bonds in an amount not to exceed $1.5 million to build the addition.

According to results released by the Chickasaw County Auditor, of the 485 that voted, 339 voted no. Only 146 voted for the measure which needed 60% approval to pass.

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