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Update: Absentee Ballots Swing Votes in Favor of Sturtevant Incumbent

**Updated 5:30 p.m. The Sturtevant Board of Canvass conducted Friday turned the election for village trustee on its head. When the polls closed, incumbent John Johnson trailed resident Michelle Duchow by one vote, 366 to 367, respectively. But absentee ballots received this week have flipped that result, and Duchow trailed Johnson by a vote, 367 […]

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Sturtevant Considering Incentive for Bliffert Lumber

by Heather Asiyanbi Bliffert Lumber and the Village of Sturtevant are in negotiation over a financial incentive package the company requested to help them finish rehabbing their location on Durand Avenue. Village President Steve Jansen said the village is thrilled to see Bliffert bustling so soon after it moved in earlier this fall, and […]