6/5/2014 11:39:00 AM Five candidates file for three commissioner seats
The 2014 election will feature races in two for at least two of the three available Cottonwood County commissioner seats.
Filing closed Tuesday for the county commissioner races. Here is a look at the available seats and the candidates for each:
* District 1--Incumbent Commissioner Jim Schmidt is the lone candidate. * District 3--Incumbent Commissioner John Oeltjenbruns did not seek re-election. Filing for the seat were Tom Appel and Randy Sawatzky, both of Mt. Lake. * District 5--Incumbent Commissioner Tom White filed, as did Donna Gravley of Windom.
For more on this story, see the June 11 Cottonwood County Citizen and Citizen eEdition.