Monday, November 19, 2012
Nicholas David, a former Eagan resident and contestant on NBC's "The Voice" is slated to perform on Monday. Here's how you can cast your vote to ensure he remains in the competition.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter| Blog for us Thanks to his soulful voice and eccentric personality, Nicholas Mrozinski has already survived several elimination rounds on NBC's "The Voice", a nationally televised singing competition. But Mrozinski, a former Eagan resident who graduated from Eagan High School, needs your help. The artist, who goes by the stage name Nicholas David on the show, is one of 10 remaining contestants on The Voice. Each week, two singers receiving the least amount of votes from the viewing audience are eliminated from the competition. A fan of Mrozinski? Want to support a hometown singer as he aspires to greater heights? Watch "The Voice" on NBC at 7 p.m. for …
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Turnout and same-day voter registrations have been steady all day at a number of precincts in Eagan, judges said.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us UPDATED, 2:50 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 6: Election officials in at least two of Eagan's voting precincts say redistricting has caused some confusion among Eagan voters, who have shown up at the wrong polling place, only to be redirected to other locations. Barbara-Ann March, an election judge in Eagan's Precinct 6A, said election staff at the polling station have had to send a limited number of voters to other precincts. Redistricting, which occurs once every decade following a national census, reshuffled many of Eagan's voting precincts this spring. Despite the difficulties, nearly 886 people had voted as of 1 p.m. at March's polling station in…
Saturday, September 22, 2012
If you are going to be gone over Election Day, now is the time to plan ahead and vote absentee.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us While the election in November may seem a long time away, it's not too early to look at your calendar and plan ahead when it comes to voting. While Minnesota doesn't offer early voting, those who will be unable to vote on Election Day can vote anytime starting Friday until the day before the election. There are four reasons to vote absentee: To apply to vote absentee, you can print out an application from the Secretary of State website and turn it in to your respective City Hall. Once turned in, you can vote that day in person or you can vote via USPS mail. If you are not registered to vote yet and want to vote absentee your identification …
Monday, September 3, 2012
The free quiz takes an in-depth look at your stance on a range of issues, then compares them to candidates' responses.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter The national conventions are over, each candidate has a running mate, and Minnesota is planted firmly on the list of battleground states for this year's election. And based on the conversations we're seeing at Eagan Patch, there are a wide variety of issues that concern readers in Eagan and elsewhere in Minnesota and the nation when it comes to just who will end up in the White House. Really, all that's left is to do is vote. But do you know who you're voting for? Do you know all that the candidates have to offer? Do you really know which presidential candidate best matches your stance on your most important issues? A new website launched earlier this …
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Find out where you'll be voting in this off-year election.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Five voting locations in the West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan School District will be open for voters on Nov. 8. Because only school-related questions are on the ballot, the district will save money by operating fewer locations, according to Interim Superintendent Tom Nelson. Voters will choose which of seven candidates will fill four open positions on the school board. They will also decide whether to renew and increase an operating levy. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. To find out which precinct you live in, visit the Minnesota Secretary of State website. There's also a precinct map on the District 197 website. Nov. 8, 2011 Poll Locations West St. Paul: - W-1, P-1 - W-1 P-2 - W-2 P-1 - W-…