Moorhead narrowly defeats school levy
MOORHEAD -- In a breathtakingly close vote, Moorhead taxpayers defeated an $850 per-pupil operating levy that would have brought in an extra $5.25 million a year for public schools.
After a suspenseful evening, the final tally came in 117 votes short of passing, with 50.7 percent voting "no" and 49.3 percent in favor of the levy. A total of 8,273 votes were cast.
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