Randall School’s Teacher’s & Support Staff will be hosting a School Board Candidate Forum on Thursday, March 20, at 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Junior High Band Room at Randall School. This forum will be moderated by the staff, but the public is invited to attend. Questions for the forum have been solicited from staff members, […]
Twin Lakes will have a contested village trustee election this April, something that has not happened since 2007. The following five candidates filed before today’s 5 p.m. deadline to be on the ballot in April: Mike Moran, an incumbent. Thomas E. Connolly, an incumbent. Barbara Andres. Jeremy Knoll, an incumbent. Pat J Kail. The top […]
Three incumbents and one newcomer have filed to fill three Paddock Lake village trustee seats in the April election. Filing to be on the ballot by today’s 5 p.m. deadline: Kathlyn A. Barry, an incumbent. Barbara J. Brenner, an incumbent. Anthony Hansen. Gloria J. Walter, an incumbent. The top three vote getters will fill the […]
Three individuals have filed to be on the ballot to fill two Salem town supervisor seats in the April election. On the ballot will be: Dennis Faber, an incumbent. Mike Culat, an incumbent. Amee Janus. The top two vote getters will fill the two at-large seats for a two-year term.
Only the incumbents filed to be on the ballot for the two Bristol village trustee seats on the ballot in April. On the ballot without opposition will be: Ruth Atwood and Carolyn Owens.
It looks to be a quiet election in Randall this April — at least at the town level. Only one candidate each filed for the two town supervisor seat to be decided in the April election. Filing by today’s 5 p.m. deadline were: Robert E. Gehring, for supervisor #2, the position he currently holds. Mark […]
Six candidates will compete to fill three seats on the Silver Lake Village Board in the April election. Not among them will be incumbent Trustee Cyndy Schwebke, who filed non-candidacy papers before the Dec. 27 deadline. On the ballot will be: Sotiria Wilber, an imcumbent. Paul Snellen, an incumbent. Roger Johnson, a former village president. […]
Closing of all Western Kenosha County school districts on Tuesday has prompted some district to extend their filing deadline for school board candidates to Wednesday at 5 p.m. Some school districts are not extending filing because they plan to have their office open even if the school is closed for other matters. Tuesday, Jan. 7 […]
Sunday was the first day that candidates seeking local elected offices to be decided in the April 2014 election can begin gathering nomination signatures. Completed nomination papers are due Jan. 7 at 5 p.m. at either the municipal clerk’s office for town and village seats or at the school district office for school board seats. Incumbents […]
Silver Lake has surpassed the amount of time in which it could have appointed a person to fill out the remainder of resigned Trustee Barbara Ironside’s term, village clerk/treasurer Terry Faber said Wednesday. The time crunch is because a special election, in order to be held in conjunction with the regular spring election cycle, requires […]
Central High School has released preliminary unofficial returns from Tuesday’s election for a Bristol representative on the school board. No one filed for the position so there was no name on the ballot. All votes were write-ins. The following results do not include Paris: Scott Thompson – 82. Lisa Wadin – 27. Stephen LaMotte – 7. Charlene Brandes was […]
The incumbents have retained their seats in the Salem Town Board election today. Final unofficial results are (top two elected): Ted Kmiec 633. Dan Campion 551. Kyle Christensen 459.
The incumbents have retained their seats on the Salem School Board. Final unofficial results are (top two elected): Barbara Ingram 517. Lisa Hinze 504. Jim Gere 394.
Marlene Engstrom will succeed her husband in the post of Silver Lake municipal judge, according to unofficial final results: Marlene Engstrom 324 votes Pat Dunn 252 votes Engstrom’s husband, David Engstrom, died while still in office late last year.
At 9:22 p.m., the incumbents appear to be holding in to their seats on the Bristol School Board. With four of four polls report in incomplete results (top two elected): Lynn Keller 460,Katie O’Neill 440, Jack Spencer 393, Doug O’Reilly 306. UPDATE 10:05 p.m — Final unofficial results: Lynn Keller 464. Katie O’Neill 444. Jack Spencer 397. Doug […]
At 9:09, here are some early, incomplete results in the Silver Lake village trustee race (top three win): Barb Ironside 313, Pat Dunn 272, Michael Decker 271, Nancy Barranco 262, Roger Johnson 261, Sotiria Wilber 250. While all of the candidates have experience on the Village Board, Dunn, Decker and Wilber are the current incumbents. UPDATE 9:40 p.m. — Final unofficial results […]
Randall Chairman Bob Stoll has retained his seat in his contest versus Phillip Johnson in today’s election. Final unofficial results reported by town Clerk Phyllis Kaskin are: Stoll 236-Johnson 105. Incumbent town Supervisors Lauren Fox and Randy Kaskin did not have challengers.
At 8:53 p.m., early incomplete results in the Silver Lake village president race show challenger Sue Gerber leading incumbent Jeff Albrecht: Gerber 270-Albrecht 241. UPDATE 9:02 p.m. — Race tightens with latest numbers: Gerber 307-Albrecht 290. UPDATE 9:37 p.m. — Final unofficial results same as last entry per village Clerk Terry Faber.
At 8:47 p.m. and one of four polling places reporting, early incomplete totals in the Bristol School District’s $5.3 million building project referendum are yes 198-no 167. The $5.3 million budget for the project will add 14-18 new classrooms, a new music room, new art room, special education spaces and convert of the existing art […]
At 8:42 p.m. with one of two polling places reporting, here are early incomplete results in the Bristol trustee race: John McCabe 206. Colleen Fisch 171. Chad Toney 127. William M. Glembocki 125. McCabe, Fisch and Glembocki are the incumbents. The top two vote getters will be elected. UPDATE 10:13 p.m. — Final unofficial results: […]
At 8:38 p.m. with early unofficial results from one of two polls, incumbent village President Mike Farrell is leading challenger Ruth Atwood in the Bristol village president race, Farrell 204-Atwood 148. UPDATE 10:15 p.m. — Final unofficial results: Farrell 518-Atwood 401. Atwood will retain her seat on the Village Board.
At 8:23 p.m., early results show Terry Burns leading Jill Smart leading in the race for Paddock Lake village president Burns 86-Smart 49. Both candidates are currently village trustees. Incumbent President Marlene Goodson did not run for re-election. UPDATE 8:28 p.m. — Final unofficial results from village Clerk Emily Uhlenhake show Burns wins. Totals: Burns […]
Kelly Wilson has defeated Bob Haas in today’s Wheatland town supervisor 2 race. Unofficial final vote totals are: Kelly Wilson: 406. Bob Haas: 359. The other town board positions were uncontested for Chairman Bill Glembocki and Supervisor 1 Andrew Lois. The supervisor 2 seat had been open since the death of incumbent Bob Herda in December. Wilson is […]
Today is Spring Election Day. Contested elections will be held today for: Bristol village president. Bristol village trustee. Bristol School Board. Paddock Lake village president. Randall town chairman. Salem town supervisor. Salem School Board. Silver Lake village president. Silver Lake trustee. Silver Lake municipal judge. Wheatland town supervisor #2. Bristol School District residents also will be voting on […]
Voters in the Bristol School District will have a school building project referendum to vote on April 2. From a school district prepared brochure: The Bristol School District is seeking approval for a $5.3 million building project referendum on the April 2nd ballot. The $5.3 million budget for the project will add 14-18 new classrooms, a new […]
Just wanted to let you know that I have closed comments on our election preview posts. I did this because I am concerned that at this late date that statements could be made without a fair chance for rebuttal. I feel it is better to let the candidates’ words as shown in the post stand for themselves at […]
Note: westofthei.com distributed questionnaires to candidates for local offices in the April 2 election. Each candidate for a given office was asked the same questions. We will present the answers in posts as they were submitted (spelling corrected when caught). â€” DH Silver Lake village trustee Nancy Barranco, age 60. Previous political experience: Elected 3 terms […]
Note: westofthei.com distributed questionnaires to candidates for local offices in the April 2 election. Each candidate for a given office was asked the same questions. We will present the answers in posts as they were submitted (spelling corrected when caught). â€” DH Silver Lake municipal judge Patrick Dunn, no response received. Marlene Engstrom, no response received to […]
Note: westofthei.com distributed questionnaires to candidates for local offices in the April 2 election. Each candidate for a given office was asked the same questions. We will present the answers in posts as they were submitted (spelling corrected when caught). â€” DH Wheatland town supervisor #2 Robert Haas, age 62. Previous political experience: Wheatland town […]
Note: westofthei.com distributed questionnaires to candidates for local offices in the April 2 election. Each candidate for a given office were asked the same questions. We will present the answers in posts as they were submitted (spelling corrected when caught). â€” DH Bristol School Board (two at large seats) Lynn Keller, age 48. Previous political […]