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Jill Schramm/MDN Ward County Auditor Devra Smestad carries a box of ballots to be processed and then counted on the machines behind her Tuesday evening. Smestad’s final election as auditor has been memorable as an entirely mail-in or absentee ballot event. She retires in August.


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