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It's a 'no' from District 518 voters

WORTHINGTON — After many months of contentious debate, District 518’s hopes of building a new high school and making other facility enhancements were halted Tuesday.

Preliminary numbers indicate that voters rejected the district’s $68.5 million bond proposal — its most recent attempt to alleviate district-wide space concerns — by a count of 2,198 to 1,506 in Tuesday’s special election.

Read more on Tuesday night’s results in Wednesday’s edition of The Globe and

Alyssa Sobotka

Alyssa joined The Globe in July 2017 and covers education and crime beats. The Nebraska native earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. In her own sarcastic tone, her blog, Aimlessly Navigating, recounts the reality, pitfalls and triumphs of a young 20-something navigating to maturity. Follow her on Twitter: @alyssasobotka