By Starrla Cray
WRIGHT, MEEKER COUNTIES, MN Local township residents are eligible to file for positions that will be offered in the spring township elections.
The filing period is from Tuesday, Dec. 29 through Tuesday, Jan. 12 at 5 p.m., and there is a filing fee of $2.
Generally, one supervisor and the clerk positions are up, which feature three-year and two-year terms, respectively.
The two exceptions locally are Kingston Township and Darwin Township, which conducted elections in the past fall election.
In Cokato Township, Supervisor Tim Gosswiller’s term is up, along with Clerk Brad Morris. To file, call Morris at (320) 286-5406.
In Dassel, the supervisor position served by Erhard Woetzel, and clerk position served by Karin Colberg are both up. To file, call Colberg at (320) 275-3779.
In Stockholm Township, the supervisor position served by Paul Davis is up, along with Diane Johnson’s term as clerk. To file, call Johnson at (320) 286-5087.
In French Lake Township, the supervisor position served by Paul Erickson is up, as well as the position served by treasurer Rosanne Peterson. To file, contact Peterson at (320) 286-6163.
In Ellsworth, Dave Tipka’s supervisor position, as well as the clerk position currently filled by Gordy Seiffert, are both up. To file, contact Seiffert at (320) 693-7896.
In Collinwood, the supervisor position served by Carl Rokala is up, as well as the clerk position, served by Larry Ostlund. To file, call Ostlund at (320) 286-2393.