Filing deadline Monday for August primary election

The filing deadline for candidates in the Aug. 5, 2014, primary election is noon Monday, June 2.

A notice of the primary election, issued in April by Osage County Clerk Rhonda Beets, states:

Notice of Primary Election

Notice is hereby given that a Primary Election will be held on the 5th day of August, 2014, this being the first Tuesday in said month, at which time candidates for the following offices will be nominated, according to the provisions of law, by each political party which has qualified to participate in the Primary Election:

  • One candidate for United States Senate
  • One candidate of United States Representative, 2nd District
  • One pair of candidates for Governor/Lieutenant Governor
  • One candidate for Secretary of State
  • One candidate for Attorney General
  • One candidate for State Treasurer
  • One candidate for Commissioner of Insurance
  • One candidate for State Representative, 54th, 59th and 76th Districts
  • One candidate for County Commissioner 1st District
  • One candidate for Township Clerk in each township as listed: Agency, Arvonia, Barclay, Burlingame, Dragoon, Elk, Fairfax, Grant, Junction, Lincoln, Melvern, Olivet, Ridgeway, Scranton, Superior and Valley Brook

The following officers will be elected in each political party which has qualified to participate in the Primary Election:

  • One Precinct Committeeman in each precinct
  • One Precinct Committeewoman in each precinct

Polls will open at 7 a.m. and will close at 7 p.m. on Aug. 5. The last day for voters to register before the primary election is July 15, which is also the deadline for voters to change party affiliation.

To register to vote in Osage County, or for information about registering to vote, contact the Osage County Clerk’s office at 785-828-4812, 717 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, KS 66451.

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