County, city candidates file petitions for primary elections
Monday was the last day to file candidate petitions or nominations in North Dakota. Here's a list of candidates registered for North Dakota's city and county primary elections, according to the North Dakota Secretary of State's website.
District 2: No one filed.
District 4: David (Davey) Davidson, St. Michael.
Two four-year-term seats: Richard Ring, Langdon; Shauna Schneider, Langdon; David Zeis, Langdon.
Langdon City Commission (two four-year-term seats): Lawrence Henry; Marty Tetrault.
Grand Forks County
Two at-large seats: David Engen, Northwood; Cynthia Pic, Niagara.
State's Attorney (unexpired two-year term): David Jones.
Grand Forks mayor: Michael Brown; Terry Bjerke.
Gilby mayor: Robert McLean.
Inkster mayor: Doug Petron.
Manvel mayor: Justan Mishler.
Niagara (unexpired two-year term): Gregory Neumann.
Thompson: Karyn Hippen.
District 2: Shawn Steffen, Cooperstown.
District 4: Troy Olson, Cooperstown.
Binford mayor: Kenneth Gilbertson; Carrie Swanson.
Hannaford mayor: Russell Fliflet.
District 1 (unexpired two-year term): W.J. (Jack) Davidson; Robert Frederick; Nancy Marquart. Marquart was appointed last year to temporarily fill the term of her late husband, Dan Marquart.
District 2: Bruce Ellertson, Michigan.
District 4: Alan Klefstad, Tolna.
Auditor (unexpired two-year-term): Sheila Fisk.
Aneta mayor: Todd Whitman.
Pekin mayor: (unexpired two-year term): Duane Avdem.
Petersburg mayor: Amber Vickaryous.
Tolna mayor: No one filed.
Lakota mayor: Jeffrey Russo.
District 2 (two advance): James Benjaminson, Walhalla; Dennis Dame, Walhalla; Harry Holen, Walhalla; Kathy Stremick, Walhalla.
District 4: Laverne Doyle, Cavalier.
State's attorney (unexpired two-year term): Ryan Bialas; Rebecca Flanders.
Bathgate mayor: Ted Zaharia.
Hamilton mayor: No one filed.
Three seats: Incumbents Myrna Heisler, Devils Lake, and Mark Olson, Devils Lake; challengers Scott Diseth, Edmore; Jeff Frith, Devils Lake; Kelsie Bye, Devils Lake. Incumbent Commissioner Bill Mertens did not file.
Devils Lake City Commission (two seats): Incumbents Tim Heisler and Dale Robbins; challengers Mark Motis and Ben Sander.
District 2: Lance Fugleberg, Portland.
District 4: Randy Richards, Hope.
District 1: Mike Weisz, Cando.
District 3: Ken Teubner, Cando.
District 5: Scott Boe, Perth.
District 2: Kurt Elliott, Blanchard.
District 4: No one filed.
Buxton mayor: Gene Rosholt.
Portland mayor: Sven Mickels.
Two seats: Incumbents Karen Anderson, Grafton; and Jack Karas, Lankin; challenger Lauren Wild, Grafton.
Grafton City Council
Ward 1: Jason Degeldere; Shane Mohn.
Ward 2: Greg Young.
Ward 3: Phil Ray.
Ward 4: Don Hutson.
Park River City Council
Ward 3: Joseph Fietek; Michael Lorton.
Ward 3 (unexpired two-year term): Kyle Halvorson.
Adams mayor: Alexander Bata; Richard Grove; Marlynn Hjelmstad.
Ardoch mayor: No one filed.
Conway mayor: Tara Dahl; Michael Slebodnik.
Fordville mayor: Cameron Korynta.
Lankin mayor: Francis Praska.
Minto mayor: Lane Kelley; Christopher Lizakowski; Mark Wilson.