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More voters cast early ballots at the Crossett Voting Center on the first day of early voting for the Nov. 3 general election than did in total for the May sewer improvement tax election.

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The Hamburg City Council voted Monday to approve restructuring the offices in City Hall to better protect employees from exposure to COVID-19, though Mayor Dane Weindorf also said that the changes will be more convenient for utility customers in the long run.

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The Crossett Aces play a tournament at the Scott McCormick Sports Complex in this file photo from March 2019.  Crossett Mayor Crystal Marshall said Oct. 19 that she hopes residents will soon see more activity at the complex. (FILE PHOTO/News Observer)

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