By Starrla Cray
WRIGHT COUNTY, MEEKER COUNTY, MN Seven area townships will be electing new officials Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
Filings for two-year clerk positions, as well as supervisor positions (three-year terms unless otherwise stated), will be open from Tuesday, Jan 2 through 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, with a withdrawal deadline of Thursday, Jan. 18 at 5 p.m.
Township residents interested in filing for a position can contact the respective township clerk for an application. There is a $2 filing fee.
In Collinwood Township, the supervisor position currently served by David Prieve is up for election, as well as the clerk position of Larry Ostlund.
To file, contact Ostlund at (320) 286-2393.
Positions up for election in Stockholm Township include that of Supervisor Dave Jorgenson and Keith Evenski, as well as Clerk Jody Selseth.
To file, contact Selseth at (612) 270-3409.
French Lake Township
In French Lake Township, the supervisor position currently held by Patrick Lantto is up for election. To file, call Clerk Breanna Chapman at (320) 583-0157 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Positions up for election in Dassel Township include that of Clerk Karin Colberg, as well as Supervisor Kevin Rossow.
To file, contact Colberg at (320) 275-3730.
In Ellsworth Township, the supervisor position currently served by David Jutz is open, as well as the clerk position of Tom Hauer.
To file, contact Hauer at (320) 420-9956.
In Kingston Township, the supervisor position of Robert Christofferson is up for election, as well as the clerk position of Gail Schiefelbein.
To file, contact Schiefelbein at (320) 398-8400.
Cokato Township has three positions up for election, including the one-year supervisor position of Dan Bravinder, the three-year supervisor position of Dean Mahlkstedt, and the two-year clerk position of Brad Morris.
To file, contact Morris at (320) 286-5406.