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1 Meet the candidates: midterm edition
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:20, p.01
11/3/2022 Caroline Christensen gives a run down of the midterm candidates. The candidates include Kim Reynolds, Deidre Dejear, Chuck Grassley, Michael Franken, Liz Mathis, and Ashley Hinson; photo.
2 Who is on the ballot?
Roundtree--Diamond (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:20, p.04
11/3/2022 A page of the newspaper dedicated to stating the names, political parties, position, and photos of each candidate running in the Iowa midterm election; photo.
3 Cedar Falls runoff election results
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:26, p.01
12/2/2021 The Cedar Falls mayoral runoff election results showed that incumbent Rob Green beat his opponent in a narrow margin of 97 votes; photo.
4 Cedar Falls prepares for contested mayoral, city council runoff races
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:23, p.01
11/15/2021 Cedar Falls is having its run-off election for mayor and city council on November 30. The results of the school board elections and the rest of the city council positions were also shown; photo.
5 Meet the candidates for Cedar Falls City Council
Warrington--David (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 118:14, p.01
10/14/2021 The Cedar Falls City Council candidates are introduced, with the election taking place on November 2; photo.
6 Meet Cedar Falls' mayoral candidates
Olthoff--Elle (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:12, p.02
10/7/2021 The author explains all three Cedar Falls' mayoral candidates' platforms: Rob Green, Tom Blanford, and Dave Sires; photos.
7 A Country Divided: UNI reacts to Election Day
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:23, p.01
11/5/2020 UNI students and professors discuss the 2020 presidential election as well as the state-wide elections for the United States Congress. Both students and professors express their opinions on the uncalled race and the role of mail-in ballots; photo.
8 Election Day: Where, how to vote
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Magnificat--Gelase (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:22, p.02
11/2/2020 Information about voting in the 2020 election; photo.
9 2020 Election
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 117:14, p.08
10/5/2020 The Northern Iowan staff reminds students how to vote in the upcoming election and gives brief summaries about ballot candidates; photos.
10 Special election raises issues of PSO
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:41, p.01
3/5/2020 In the wake of council member Rob Green's resignation to serve as the mayor of Cedar Falls, the Cedar Falls City Council voted to have Nick Taiber fill the vacated seat. Cedar Falls residents petitioned to fill the at-large seat by special election; the petition was approved and the election will take place on March 24. Those on the ballot include Kelly Dunn, T.J. Frein, Fred Perrymann, Penny Popp, and LeaAnn Saul, but not Taiber. Taiber decided not to run due to controversy about potential implementation of a public safety officer (PSO) program. The PSO program, implemented in 2015, is a paid on-call proram to cross-train staff to assist police and fire safety efforts. Members of the community have argued against or in favor of the program based upon their views of its safety training. Taiber had led the council's decision to eliminate firefighter positions and replace them with PSOs; photo.
11 Giddens will fight student voter suppression
Giddens--Eric (District 30 Senator)
Northern Iowan 115:43, p.03
3/14/2019 Eric Giddens, Democratic candidate for Iowa Senate District 30, pens a letter to the editor denouncing voter suppression and says he will work to increase voter participation.
12 Special election brings early voting
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:42, p.01
3/11/2019 Early voting for the Iowa Senate District 30 special election will be on campus as the election date falls during Spring Break; photos.
13 Votes in local elections matter
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:10, p.03
9/27/2018 In the author's opinion, it is important for students to vote in local elections. Wolf shares ways that local politics impact UNI and how to vote; photos.
14 LTE: midterm elections matter
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/27/2018 Corbin, professor emeritus of marketing, discusses the importance of midterm elections and the possible impacts on issues; photo.
15 Election results restore hope
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:22, p.03
11/9/2017 Opinion columnist Cobb recaps election results on the state and local level that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th; photo.
16 Early satellite voting for UNI
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:16, p.1
10/23/2014 Student attending UNI are able to take part in early voting at the Maucker Union; photo
17 UNI could sharply impact C. F. City Council elections
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:10, p.1
10/1/2013 Cedar Falls City Council elections are right around the corner. Students can participate in the Cedar Falls City Council election by voting on November 5. Column tells where each ward is located; photo.
18 Don't get comfortable
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.4
11/13/2012 Column advises not to let recent political triumph cause us to turn a blind eye or deaf ear to the actions of the present government. Democratic victory is a relief, but is not end of the struggles we face as a nation.
19 What really changes (a reflection on the effect of the election)
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.4
11/13/2012 Column underscores how citizens affect their own life by the choices they make and the relationships they experience. People should define for themselves what is most important and what does not change.
20 Be an informed voter
Yowler--Jaime William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.4
9/11/2012 Take time to determine what really matters to you in the upcoming election. Are education, women's rights, or international problems high on your agenda? Examine Web sites, newspapers, and voting records of candidates. Young people need to vote; photo.
21 Nov. 6: Mark the date
Yowler--Jaime William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.7
8/28/2012 Students urged to vote on November 6. Study the candidates and the issues. Remember elected officials make daily decisions that have an effect on our lives. VOTE !!!
22 Meditations on the NISG masked vigilante
Konrardy--Nathan Arnold (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:43, p.4
3/9/2012 The source of 225 tweets between February 10 and March 7 has not been identified. The tweets dealt with the NISG elections and the results.
23 Campaigning continues with presidential debate
Finin--Matthew Doyle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:39, p.1
2/24/2012 Three slates of candidates are vying for the position of president and vice president of the student body. Maucker Union coffeehouse was the site of the debate; photo.
24 Campaigning abroad
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:35, p.4
2/10/2012 Students studying abroad face major hurdles if running for office in the Northern Iowa Student Government. Getting on the ballot is very challenging.
25 Challenge your potential president
Anderson--Joel Cevin (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:33, p.4
2/3/2012 Students urged to ask tough questions of those running for NISG president. Would you trust them with your wallet? Ask them to come to your organization and answer questions. Ask their friends why they support the candidate.
26 Mayor Crews wins reelection
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.1
11/11/2011 Jon Crews defeated Frank Darrah in the race for mayor of Cedar Falls. A candidate from Ward 4 did not receive the majority and will cause a possible run off election; photo.
27 Wait, there was an election?
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.5
11/11/2011 Student voting in the satellite voting booth in the Union was very disappointing. Fewer than 100 students took advantage of this opportunity. This happened in spite of the challenger's promise to have a student sit on the council as a nonvoting member.
28 Frank Darrah supports students
Haselhuhn--Adam J. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 108:21, p.5
11/8/2011 Support for Frank Darrah in the race for mayor of Cedar Falls.
29 Voting for justice(s)
Early--Thomas Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:21, p.5
11/8/2011 The Family Leader taken to task for 2010 campaign to vote out Iowa Supreme Court judges. Persons voting today urged to vote for leaders who have integrity and courage.
30 Crews delivers results
Senchina--Deon (Class of 1980)
Northern Iowan 108:20, p.4
11/4/2011 Cedar Falls industrial park, trail system, fiber optics system, local option sales tax, and award winning downtown mentioned as past accomplishments of Mayor Crews. Challenges are ahead that he can handle.
31 From the archives
Poll--Brandon Allen (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:20, p.11
11/4/2011 Information from the November 3, 1992, Northern Iowan.
32 Re-elect mayor Crews
Thompson--Thomas H. (Philosophy and Religion Faculty)
Northern Iowan 108:20, p.4
11/4/2011 Professor Thomas Thompson supports Mayor Jon Crews for reelection.
33 Vote for Wieland for Council at Large
Wieland--David (Cedar Falls city council)
Northern Iowan 108:20, p.5
11/4/2011 Current member of the Cedar Falls city council asks for the student vote in the upcoming election; photo.
34 Take action on November 8
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:19, p.5
11/1/2011 Students encouraged to participate in the upcoming elections. Groups are not mutually exclusive. They may have slight differences, but hopefully these can be put aside and groups work together; photo.
35 Asking for support
Crews--Jon (Classes of 1970--1975--and 1991; Cedar Falls Mayor)
Northern Iowan 108:17, p.4
10/25/2011 Jon Crews states his desire to be re-elected as mayor of Cedar Falls. He provides contact information and his Web site. Mayor Crews shares some ways the city has joined with the University on projects.
36 Get to know the Fourth Ward candidates
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:17, p.3
10/25/2011 Jim Miller, Carol Hanson, Marie Schmidt, and Carol Cooper are running for the Cedar Falls city council from the Fourth Ward. This area includes the UNI campus.
37 On-campus voting begins
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:17, p.1
10/25/2011 Students may cast their ballots for Cedar Falls city officials in Maucker Union for the next two days. Jon Crews, Frank Darrah, and Larry Quigley are running for mayor; photo.
38 Marriage equality is at risk
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:9, p.3
9/27/2011 With the appointment of Swati Dandekar, her senate spot is up for a special election. Liz Mathis is the Democratic candidate. If you wins the Democrats will hold the majority in the Iowa Senate.
39 What did it mean?
Northern Iowan 107:23, p.1
11/16/2010 Professor Donna Hoffman led a discussion forum on what messages were sent during the election of 2010; believes that there was no mandate this year and that negative ads are not well received by Iowa voters; photo.
40 Life after the elections
Turner--Robert Thompson (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:21, p.12
11/9/2010 Readers urged to decide and think for themselves on key issues, even after the elections; photo.
41 The voting bloc that could
Boeckmann--Trevor Paul (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:19, p.9
11/2/2010 The case is made that students should vote in Cedar Falls. Their voice could make candidates take more seriously the concerns of students and the University. Students urged to get out and vote. Be informed; photo.
42 Think
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:19, p.9
11/2/2010 Students urged to think before forwarding messages via E-mail that may or may not be true factual. Think before you vote. Become informed on the issues and where the candidates stand. VOTE.
43 Letter to the editor
Kaleas--Justin Cody (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:16, p.12
10/22/2010 Students urged to vote for Bob Kressig and Doris Kelly; for retention of the Iowa Supreme Court justices; and against the constitutional convention in the upcoming election.
44 Are Dems doomed?
Howard--Kevin Wayne (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:15, p.9
10/19/2010 With the mid term elections two weeks away, Democrats are fighting to hold the majority in the House and Senate. The high unemployment rate and weak economy are the focus of voters. The results will be interesting.
45 Don't 'just' vote
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:14, p.8
10/15/2010 Students urged to make informed decisions when voting in November. Elected officials will determine the direction of the state. Listen, read, and examine their positions before you vote.
46 Anderson and Hashman elected president, vice president of student body
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:39, p.1
2/26/2010 Election of officers for the Northern Iowa Student Government resulted in Joel Anderson and Emma Hashman named president and vice president. Sustainability is a primary focus of the pair. Other results noted; photo.
47 Nick Taiber wins at-large race
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:27, p.1
12/11/2009 Nick Taiber won the run-off election for a seat on the Cedar Falls City Council. He was sworn in on December 14.
48 On the issues: City Council at-large candidates
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:23, p.4
11/17/2009 Runoff election set for December 1. Gary Winterhof and Nick Taiber respond to questions; photo.
49 Cedar Falls City Council runoff election
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:22, p.4
11/13/2009 December 1 is the date for the runoff election between Nick Taiber and Gary Winterhof. Neither candidate earned the needed fifty per cent of the vote; photo.
50 NISG promotes Diversity First Initiative
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.1
11/3/2009 Northern Iowa Student Government met with Cedar Falls city council candidate, filled election commission openings, learned of an upcoming diversity retreat, and approved a resolution on Veteran's Day observance.


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