By Starrla Cray
WRIGHT, MEEKER COUNTIES, MN Six area townships will be electing new officials Tuesday, March 13, 2012.
Filings for two-year clerk positions, as well as three-year supervisor positions, will be open from Tuesday, Jan 3 through 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17.
Township residents interested in filing for a position can contact the respective township clerk for an application. There is a $2 filing fee.
In Cokato Township, the two positions up for election include the supervisor position of Dean Mahlstedt, as well as the clerk position of Brad Morris.
To file, contact Morris at (320) 286-5406.
In Collinwood Township, the supervisor position currently served by David Prieve is open, as well as the clerk position of Larry Ostlund.
To file, contact Ostlund at (320) 286-2393.
There are two positions up for election in Stockholm Township, including that of supervisor David Sand, and of clerk Jody Selseth.
To file, contact Selseth at (320) 286-0147.
French Lake Township
In French Lake Township, Rosanne Peterson’s position as clerk is up for election, as well as the position of supervisor Daniel Leinonen.
To file, contact Peterson at (320) 286-6163.
There are two positions open in Dassel Township, including Karen Colberg’s clerk position, and Karl Townsend’s supervisor position.
To file, contact Colberg at (320) 275-3730.
In Ellsworth Township, the supervisor position currently served by Larry Graf is open, as well as the clerk position of Gordy Seiffert.
To file, contact Seiffert at (320) 693-7896.