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Published November 27, 2012, 09:06 PM

Thompson Residents Vote Down Building Expansion

School officials in Thompson say a $3.4 million building expansion is just going to get more expensive. Thompson residents shut down a plan last week for the project.

School officials in Thompson say a $3.4 million building expansion is just going to get more expensive. Thompson residents shut down a plan last week for the project.

School officials say the proposed plan was the least harmful to taxpayers' pockets. The vote was almost split right down the middle. A 60 percent yes vote was needed to pass the project. It would've required a 17 mill levy over the next 20 years, something taxpayers weren't quite ready for. Melanie Orlins has more.

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