candidate filing is now open

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 12:59 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

Today is when people running for elected office can start filing their candidacies.

A number of candidates have already announced their running.

The latest is Justin Kiel....a 20 year old member of the town council in LaCrosse.

Kiel is running for a seat on the LaPorte County Council.

One of his goals is to bring equal representation to all parts of the county.

Kiel is also the owner of the newspapers......The Westville Indicator and The

Regional News...

LaPorte County Clerk Kathy Chroback said the deadline to file is February 9 at noon.

She said people have to obtain the necessary paperwork at the clerk's office to

fill out and submit.