Positions open for election

Area school districts and communities will have positions open for the general election Nov. 4. Filings for these positions open Tuesday and continue through Aug. 12.

Anyone wishing to file for a city council seat can do so at the city hall in your community. Filings for school board seats can be made at your school district’s office. Anyone filing for a school board or council seat must fulfill age and residency requirements for the office.

Open seats are listed by the incumbent’s name and are for four-year terms, unless otherwise specified.

FAIRMONT

City council: Mayor Randy Quiring, Ward 1 Councilman Darin Rahm and Ward 3 Councilman Joe Kallemeyn.

School board: Diane Gerhardt, Sandy Beckendorf and Myron Moeller.

BLUE EARTH

City council: Council members, Chelsey Haase, Russ Erichsrud, and John Gartzke. Filing fee $2.

Blue Earth Area School Board: Terry Cahill, Mary Eckhardt, Jesse Haugh and Sheila Ripley.

CEYLON

City council: Mayor Jack Schultz, council members Shawn Chambers and Ronnie Morris.

DUNNELL

Mayor Daniel C. Nelson (two years), council members LeAnn Moffitt, deceased (two years), Terry Helmers and Bessie Rienhardt.

FARIBAULT COUNTY

Commissioners: Dist. 2: Greg Young, incumbent; challenger Milton Steele; Dist. 4: Tom Loveall, incumbent; challenger Rob Nelson.

GRANADA

City council: Mayor Darliss Green (two years), council members John Schofield (two years), Greg Talledge and Dale Strausser.

MARTIN COUNTY

Commissioners: Dist. 2: Steve Pierce, incumbent; challenger Tom Mahoney Jr.; Dist. 4: Dan Schmidtke, incumbent.

MARTIN COUNTY WEST

School board: Ryan Baker, Wendi Russenberger and Sarah Rohman.

NORTHROP

City council: Mayor Tom Wakey, council members Larry Bartz and Rick Weber.

ORMSBY

City council: Mayor Sara Schultze (two years), council members Lonny Watson (two years), Dawn Hanson and Angie Mohlenbrock.

SHERBURN

City council: Mayor Dorothy Behne (two years), council members Jeff Ross and Brad Ringnell.

TRIMONT

City council: Mayor Thomas Eckmann (two years), council members Ron Reicherts and Karen Koeder.

TRUMAN

City council: Mayor Lynn Brownlee (two years), council members Paul Leimer and Jake Ebert.

School board: Mike Pfeil, Darrell Drevlow and Donna Kotewa.

WELCOME

City council: Mayor H. “Bocky” Borchardt (two years), council members Kim Holm and Scot Scheff.

WINNEBAGO

City council: Mayor Jeremiah Schutt (two years), and council members Scott Robertson and Jonathan Weerts.