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Voter Turnout by City, Numbers Metzger Calls Disappointing

August 11th 2020

Oakland County, with one of the highest educational attainment rates in the state, had an Aug. 4, 2020 turnout rate of only 37.1 percent!

Aug. 6 Election: Ballot Measures and Rochester Hills Primary Interviews

August 5th 2019

Aug. 6 is an Election Day and voters in several communities will have measures on the ballot. 

Rochester Hills also has a primary election. 

Aug. 7 Primary Candidate Interviews and Ballot Proposals

August 5th 2018

Aug. 7 Primary Candidate Interviews and Ballot Proposals Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates did […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ted Villella for County Commissioner Dist. 4

July 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ted Villella for County Commissioner Dist. 4 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 28, 2018, updated Oct. 20, 2018) Clarkston, Independence Township, Waterford, MI – Ted Villella is the Democratic candidate for County Commissioner in the 4th District. Incumbent Tom Middleton is the Republican candidate seeking re-election. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018. Check out […]

Who’s Running for Office? Here are Candidate Interviews for Aug. 7 Primary Election

July 26th 2018

Who’s Running for Office? Here are Candidate Interviews for Aug. 7 Primary Election Oakland County, MI-  The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ann Erickson Gault for County Commissioner Dist. 11

July 7th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ann Erickson Gault for County Commissioner Dist. 11 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 7, 2018) Auburn Hills, Rochester Hills and Troy, MI – Ann Erickson Gault is running for County Commissioner for the 11th District.  She is unopposed in the Democratic Primary Aug. 7, 2018. In the Republican Primary, Glenn Clark and Thomas E. […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Charles Salgat for County Commissioner Dist. 16

July 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Charles Salgat for County Commissioner Dist. 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Clawson, Troy, and Royal Oak, MI  – Charles “Chuck” Salgat is running for County Commissioner for the 16th District and is on the Democratic Primary ballot for Aug. 7, 2018.  Also on the Democratic Primary Ballot is Penny Luebs. Republican […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Victor Wooddell for County Commission Dist. 14

June 29th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Victor Wooddell for County Commission Dist. 14 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2018) Farmington, Farmington Hills, Bingham Farms, Beverly Hills, Franklin and Southfield Township, MI –Victor Wooddell is running for County Commissioner for the 14th District and is on the Democratic Primary ballot for Aug. 7. Also on the Democratic Primary Ballot is […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Nicole Bedi for Senate Rep. District 40

June 29th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Nicole Bedi for Senate Rep. District 40 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 25, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield, MI – Nicole Bedi is running for State Representative for the 40th District and is on the ballot for the Aug. 7 primary on the Democratic ballot. Also on the Democratic ballot is […]