Candidate Filing Period

NOTICE OF OFFICES TO BE FILED AT THE STATE GENERAL ELECTION
FOR WHICH CANDIDATES FILE WITH THE WADENA COUNTY AUDITOR/TREASURER
To the residents of Wadena County:
Notice is hereby given as provided in Minnesota Statute 204B.33 that a General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 for the purpose of electing candidates for the offices listed below.
The filing period for these offices is 8:00 a.m., May 22, 2018, to 5:00 p.m., June 7, 2018.
The last day to withdraw is June 7, 2018 5:00 p.m. The place of filing is the Wadena County Auditor/Treasurer's Office, 415 Jefferson St S., Wadena, MN 56482.
Note: Filing offices will be closed Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.
The place of filing for state offices is with the Office of the Secretary of State or with the county auditor of the county in which the candidate resides.
LEGISLATIVE OFFICES
United States Senator, Term ending 1-3-2025
United States Senator, Special Election for Term Ending 1-3-2021
United States Representative District 8
State Representative District 2B & 9A
STATE EXECUTIVE OFFICES
Governor and Lieutenant Governor
Secretary of State
State Auditor
Attorney General
JUDICIAL OFFICES
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court (One Seat)
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (Three Seats) (seats 1, 2, 5)
court of Appeals (Six Seats) (seats 2, 4, 6, 7, 12, 14)
Appellate offices are elected statewide.
Where designated, candidates must reside in the Congressional District
listed for at least one year.
DISTRICT COURTS
Seventh Judicial District: (Ten Seats)
(seats 1, 5, 6, 7, 10, 16, 17, 19, 20, 29)
COUNTY OFFICES
County Attorney
County Auditor/Treasurer
County Recorder
County Sheriff
County Commissioner for District 1, 3, 5
Soil and Water Supervisor for District 1, 2, 3


The filing fee for the above-mentioned offices:
        State Senator and Representative - $100.00
        Judicial Offices - $300.00
        County Offices & County Wide Offices - $50.00
        Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisor - $20.00


Information regarding these filings is available from the Wadena County Auditor/Treasurer’s Office at 218-631-7792.

Judy Taves, Wadena County Auditor/Treasurer

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  1. Joy Weyer

    Elections Coordinator
    Auditor/Treasurer Office

    Email

    415 Jefferson Street South
    Wadena, MN 56482

    Phone: 218-631-7792
    Fax: 218-631-7652

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    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Closed Holidays and Weekends

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