The League of Women Voters
of North Dakota

508 4th Street North, Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 297-6815


State News


League Of Women Voters Positions

LWV of North Dakota
Board of Directors

President: Lois Altenburg
Vice President: Cheryl Bergian
Secretary: Alice Hauan
Treasurer: Carol Sawicki


  • Kathi Osteen
  • Renee Stromme
  • Rhonda Schwartz

Nominating Committee:

  • Mary Tintes
  • Carol Reed

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League Chapters

There are separate web pages for each North Dakota League Chapter:

Red River Valley: updated 4/6/2015, Fargo Special Election Forums.

Bismarck-Mandan: updated 9/25/2014, Candidate Debates/Forums - Fall 2014 Schedule.

Voting : A Right and Privilege
for America’s Youth

Instructor Resource Guide: Materials intended for young, first-time voters attending high school and college.
(22 page PDF)

This is a non-partisan project funded with support from the Help America Vote Act program administered by the North Dakota Secretary of State’s Office.

The Voting: A Right and Privilege for America’s Youth project is intended to support the objectives of the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Plan in North Dakota. It focuses on young voters and is intended to equip them with the information they need to effectively participate in our democratic form of government.


  1. Introduction
  2. Voting Matters Handout: History Of Voting Rights In The U.S.
  3. Voting Process: Registration Early/Absentee Voting, Residency Issues, Information For College Students, Voter Identification Requirements
  4. Voting Equipment: HAVA, Casting A Ballot, Student Poll Worker Information
  5. Voter Bill Of Rights & How To Report Complaints
  6. Learn About The Candidates & Issues: Things To Think About When Watching Debates, Seeking Information About Candidates And Issues, Evaluating Ads, Distortion Tactics, Other Things To Evaluate, About Telephone Polls
  7. Handout: Electoral College
  8. Resources and End Notes

Youth Voting Videos:

The Secretary of State has released of a series of voter education videos for the 2006 election cycle. They are intended to educate voters on the new
statewide voting system, voter rights and responsibilities, absentee and election day voting, and about the state’s election procedures and laws

voting instructional videos

Election Information:

Where To Vote

Country Polling Places and Phone Numbers
The preceding link takes you to the ND Secretary of State's web site and lists the addresses where to vote. There is also a phone number if you don't know you're precinct number/location. (phone numbers only)

Voter Information

Voting and Elections Official information and services from the U.S. Government.

Local Chapters


Red River Valley
(Fargo, Moorhead,
West Fargo, Dilworth.)

Grand Forks
For more information on the Grand Forks League please call Maureen Ramsett (701) 772-7371


North Dakota Womenís Network
The NDWN serves a catalyst for improving the lives of women through communication, legislation and increased public activism.

League of Women Voters of Minnesota


League of Women Voters

The Federal Election Commission

Political Parties

Republican National Committee.
North Dakota Republican Party
Minnesota Republican Party

Democratic National Committee.
Minnesota DFL Party
North Dakota Democratic Party

Green Party of Minnesota
The Libertarian Party

North Dakota Redistricting

A link to pdf files with the maps of the new district proposals

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