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Sheriff: Increase in vandalism to campaign signs reported

As the election nears and the political conversation continues to heat up, so too has the rate of vandalizing campaign signs.

Carol Howell, who manages the Republican Central Committee office in Carson City, said she has seen a vast difference in the quantity of stolen presidential signs between 2008 and the current cycle.

"(In 2008), we had some signs stolen but nothing like this time," Howell said.

Those with presidential signs in their yards have come back three or four days in a row because so many signs have been stolen, she said.

For the Carson City Democrats Central Committee, …

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