No new candidates have filed for Cole County seats

As of Friday, no new candidates had filed for races for Cole County offices up for election in November.

Seeking re-election are: County Assessor Chris Estes, Western District Commissioner Chris Wrigley, Eastern District Commissioner Jeff Hoelscher, Sheriff Greg White, Treasurer Eric Peters and Public Administrator Marilyn Schmutzler.

All are Republicans except Schmutzler, a Democrat.

Also filing was Republican Kris Scheperle, who has filed as a challenger to Wrigley for Western District commissioner.

Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem has also filed for re-election.

The last day to file is 5 p.m. March 27.

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