Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan 2014

Rules for the Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan

MyNorth Media will consider one session of nominating and/or voting per email address. Additional nominations or votes from a single email address won't count. Voters may vote or nominate in all 100 categories, just a few categories or only one. If participants don't fill in every category, MyNorth Media will give them a chance to fill in any blank categories or continue to submit. Once submitted, that email address will no longer be able to nominate or vote during the Red Hot Best process.

Participants may nominate candidates by writing in candidates in each category through Friday, March 14. MyNorth Media will sift through these write-in candidates regularly and include appropriate nominations on the ballot as the nominating continues. Nominations will be closed Friday, March 14, 2014 at midnight.

Voting begins on Friday, February 14th. Participants nominate and vote for candidates online. No nominations will be accepted after Friday, March 14, 2014. Voting ends on Friday, March 14, 2014 at midnight. Votes or nominations for candidates that don't meet the requirements of the category will be discarded. For example, nominations and votes for a restaurant in the Best Soup category will be discarded if that restaurant doesn't offer soup on the menu, or if the nomination doesn't include the name of a specific soup.

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