Candidates file: Races in District 7 and Brookings County
by Perry Miller
Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. was the deadline to file for county and statewide offices
in South Dakota. Because allowances are made for petitions postmarked
yesterday, the list may not be finalized for another couple of days.
However, here's what we have so far. In District 7, there is a state senate
race between the incumbent Republican Larry Tidemann and Democrat Jay
Three are listed as running for state representative in District 7. The
incumbents, Republican Scott Munsterman and Democrat Spence
Hawley, as well as Democrat Steven Binkley.
In Brookings County, there are six candidates for the three County Commission
seats that are up this year.
The three incumbents are all running: Don Larson and Dennis Falken as
Democrats and Stephne Miller as a Republican.
Also running are Democrat Lee Ann Pierce, Republican and former
commissioner Al Gregg and Independent Larry Jensen.