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All village incumbents, one for school running

The deadline for filing candidacies for the election on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, is Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at 5 p.m.

For the Ellsworth Village Board, the three incumbents—Richard Hines, Michael Steele and Richard Sweig—had indicated intentions to seek reelection to the three trustee seats which will be open next spring as of Thursday morning, according to information from the village clerk-treasurer’s office. No one else had officially showed interest by then.

For the Ellsworth School Board, one of the two board members whose seats will be open in the spring had declared candidacy by Thursday morning, according to information from the superintendent’s office. Incumbent Kurt Buckner will seek re-election. The other incumbent with a board seat opening next spring is Rick Kornmann. There was no official interest from anyone else.

The deadline for formally indicating non-candidacy to the school board is Wednesday of this week.