PUBLIC NOTICE TO VENTURE COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE MEMBERS
Gettysburg & Lebanon Exchanges) Venture Communications Cooperative will be holding a District Director Election for the Gettysburg & Lebanon exchanges on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at the Medicine Rock Senior Center at Gettysburg, SD and the Legion Hall at Lebanon, SD from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to elect one director for a three-year term for District #4 (Gettysburg & Lebanon exchanges). The following members have filed petitions for the directorship: John Langer Clinton Aesoph Both candidates are qualified members of District 4 in accordance with the by-laws of the cooperative, and are eligible for the position on the Board of Directors of Venture Communications Cooperative Voting time will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Anyone who needs an Authorization of Voting Representative Form should contact the office in Highmore. These forms are for school districts, churches, township halls, corporations, etc. – any member who is other than a specific individual. This form must be filled out prior to registration at the director election meeting. The following are the voting regulations stated in the cooperative by-laws: ARTICLE III Section 5. Voting Each member shall be entitled to only one vote upon each matter submitted to a vote at a meeting of the members. All questions shall be decided by a vote of the majority of the members voting thereon in person except as otherwise provided by law, the Articles of Incorporation, or these by-laws. (a) A person, partnership, unincorporated association, another cooperative, corporation, body politic, or a joint member as limited in Article I, may become a member of this Cooperative but shall be entitled to only one vote. (b) Voting by proxy shall not be allowed. (c) Voting by mail shall not be permitted. (d) In the absence of written notice that some person has been designated to represent a member who is other than a natural person, such member may be represented by any of its principal officers. An individual may represent more than one such member, and may also vote as an individual if he is a member.
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