Final filing for Lincoln County elections
Monday was the filing deadline for non-incumbents to file to run for office in Lincoln County. Incumbents were due by February 18th.
The day closed with six running for the office of mayor. They are Lonnie Parsons, Brandon Kelliher, Andrew Lee, John Hales, Larry Britton, and Dave Vigil.
North Platte City Council Ward 1: James Backenstose and Donna Tryon.
North Platte City Council Ward 2: Pete Volz and Jim Agler.
North Platte City Council Ward 3: Brad Garrick and Don Kurre, and
North Platte City Council Ward 4: Lawrence Ostendorf, Tracy Martinez, and Mark Woods.
The race for County Commissioner District 1 will be between Joe Hewgley and Irving Hiatt. District 4 is between Walter Johnson and Chris Bruns. Since they are each Republicans, only one on each seat will advance to the General Election in November.
For North Platte School Board Ward 2, Pat Cullen joined the race Monday, along with Brooke Luenenborg and Angela Blaesi.