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 8, 2016 for the purpose of electing candidates for the offices listed below. The filing period for these offices is 8:00 a.m., May 17, 2016, to 5:00 p.m., May 31, 2016. The last day to withdraw is June 2, 2016 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 30, 2016 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 State Representative District 8
State Senator District 2 & 9
State Representative District 2B & 9A

JUDICIAL OFFICES

Supreme Court
Associate Justice (One Seat), Seat 6
Court of Appeals (Nine Seats)
     Seats 5, 8, 11, 13 (6th Congressional District), 14 (8th Congressional District), 16,17,18,19


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: (Five Seats)
     (Seats 3, 18, 22, 25, 28)

COUNTY OFFICES

County Commissioner for District: 2 & 4

SOIL AND WATER SUPERVISOR

Soil and Water Supervisor for District 4 & 5

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.

Contact Us

  1. Rosalie Miller
    Elections Coordinator
    Auditor/Treasurer Office


    Email

    415 Jefferson Street South
    Wadena, MN 56482

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

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

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