Voters Rebuff School Tax

By a clear margin, Sierra County voters sided against the continuance of a two-mil property tax levy Tuesday, April 12. This result will effectively deny the Truth or Consequences (T-or-C) School District access to significant capital improvement funds that have aided the district for the past six years.
Unofficial results from the election tallied 299 votes against the proposed tax levy, while only 195 voters cast a ballot in favor of continuing the tax support…