NOTICE of GENERAL ELECTION

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at the usual polling places in the precincts of Stanton County, Nebraska, an election will be held.  Said election will be for electing candidates to various offices.  All offices are four year terms unless otherwise noted.  Some races or issues may not appear on your ballot as candidates and issues are elected by specific subdivisions, districts or wards.  Polls will open at 8:00 A.M. and close at 8:00 P.M.  The poll site for the Pilger and Kingsburg precincts will be at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 230 S. Madison, Pilger Nebraska, due to the tornado damage in Pilger.  No poll site will be available for casting votes in the following Mail Only Precincts:  Butterfly, Dimick, Haymow, Maple Creek, Ramshorn and Union Creek.

SENATORIAL TICKET

For United States Senator

6 Year Term

Vote for ONE

Ben Sasse

Republican

Dave Domina

Democratic

Jim Jenkins

By Petition

Todd F. Watson

By Petition

 

CONGRESSIONAL TICKET

For Representative in Congress

District 1 – 2 Year Term

Vote for ONE

Jeff Fortenberry

Republican

Dennis P. Crawford

Democratic

 

STATE TICKET

For Governor and Lt. Governor

Vote for ONE

Pete Ricketts

)

)  Republican

)

Governor

Mike Foley

Lt. Governor

Chuck Hassebrook

)

) Democratic

)

Governor

Jane Raybould

Lt. Governor

Mark G. Elworth Jr.

)

) Libertarian

)

Governor

Scott Zimmerman

Lt. Governor

 

For Secretary of State

Vote for ONE

John A. Gale

Republican

Ben Backus

Libertarian

 

For State Treasurer

Vote for ONE

Don Stenberg

Republican

Michael J. O’Hara

Democratic

Michael Knebel

Libertarian

 

For Attorney General

Vote for ONE

Doug Peterson

Republican

Janet Stewart

Democratic

 

For Auditor of Public Accounts

Vote for ONE

Charlie Janssen

Republican

Amanda McGill

Democratic

 

COUNTY TICKET

For County Assessor

Vote for ONE

Cheryl Wolverton

Republican

 

For County Attorney

Vote for ONE

W. Bert Lammli

Republican

 

For County Clerk

Vote for ONE

Wanda Heermann

Republican

 

For County Sheriff

Vote for ONE

Michael S. Unger

Republican

 

For County Surveyor

Vote for ONE

No Filings

 

For County Treasurer

Vote for ONE

Sandra Zoubek

Republican

COUNTY TICKET

For County Commissioner

District 1

Vote for ONE

David Gutshall

Republican

 

For County Commissioner

District 2

Vote for ONE

Dennis Kment

Republican

 

NONPARTISAN TICKET

For Member of the Legislature

District 22

Vote for ONE

Paul Schumacher

Douglas J. Liewer

 

Judge of the Nebraska Workers’

Compensation Court

6 Year Term

Shall Judge Thomas E. Stine be retained in office?

 

Judge of the Nebraska Workers’

Compensation Court

6 Year Term

Shall Judge Laureen Van Norman be retained in office?

 

Judge of the Nebraska Workers’

Compensation Court

6 Year Term

Shall Judge Michael K. High be retained in office?

 

Northeast Community College

For Board of Governors

District 4

Vote for ONE

Terry F. Nelson

Donald E. Frank

 

Lower Elkhorn

Natural Resources District

For Board of Directors – Subdistrict 4

Vote for ONE

Cory Beller

Alan Demmel

 

Lower Elkhorn

Natural Resources District

For Board of Directors – Subdistrict 6

Vote for ONE

Dennis Schultz

Donald E. Frank

 

Lower Elkhorn

Natural Resources District

For Board of Directors - At Large

Vote for ONE

Joel J. Hansen

James Wapelhorst

 

Cuming County Public Power District

For Board of Directors

Subdivision 2 – 6 Year Term

Vote for ONE

Doug Throener

Danny W. Kluthe

John D. Timmerman

 

Elkhorn Rural Public Power District

For Board of Directors

Subdivision 1 – 6 Year Term

Vote for ONE

Mark Miller

 

NONPARTISAN TICKET

Northeast Nebraska

Public Power District

For Board of Directors

Subdivision 2 – 6 Year Term

Vote for ONE

Larry Silhacek

Ron Stech

 

Stanton County Public Power District

For Board of Directors

At Large – 6 Year Term

Vote for up to TWO

Donald E. Frank

Brad Wehner

Gary Koehlmoos

Weldon Marotz

 

Stanton County Public Power District

For Board of Directors

At Large – 2 Year Term

Vote for ONE

John R. Gall

Rolland L. Lorensen

 

Educational Service Unit No. 1

For Board Member – District 5

Vote for ONE

Ronald Wenstrand

 

CITY TICKET

For Mayor City of Stanton

Vote for ONE

Kyle Voecks

 

For Member of

Stanton City Council – Ward A

Vote for ONE

Nick J. Reese

John Hilliges

 

For Member of

Stanton City Council – Ward B

Vote for ONE

Jay Spence

Tim L. Reese

 

SPECIAL ISSUE

Proposed 1½% Local Option

Sales Tax and increase in Restricted Funds Budget

“Shall the governing body of the City of Stanton, Nebraska, impose a 1½% sales and use tax upon the same transactions within the City of Stanton, Nebraska on which the State of Nebraska is authorized to impose a tax?  The proceeds collected therefrom to be used specifically for the repair of streets and bridges, including water and sewer mains underneath the street, curb and gutter along the streets, and funding the payment of capital improvements for streets which shall include the payment of interest and principal of any bonds and the principal and interest of any loan funds used to finance the above street projects, and shall the City of Stanton, Nebraska increase its budgeted restricted funds for fiscal year 2015-2016 by $250,000.00 over the current year’s restricted funds according to the adopted 2014-2015 budget statement?  The sales and use tax imposed herein shall not have a sunset date.”

 

 

SCHOOL TICKET

Clarkson Public School

For Board Member – Dist 58

Vote for up to THREE

Doris A. Studnicka

LuAnn Dinslage

Robert J. Brabec

 

Howells-Dodge Consolidated Schools – Dist 70

For Board Member – Ward 2

Vote for ONE

Kent Smith

Kevin V. Marik

 

Leigh Community School

For Board Member – Dist 39

Vote for up to FOUR

Jason Mullenhoff

Ryan Hoffman

Julie McMullin

 

Madison Public School

For Board Member – Dist 1

Vote for up to THREE

Steve Ruh

Harlow Hanson

Jane Daberkow

James Knapp

 

Norfolk Public School

For Board Member – Dist 2

Vote for up to THREE

Bruce Mitchell

Linnea M. Gettman

Tammy Day

Patti Gubbels

 

Stanton Community School

For Board Member – Dist 3

Vote for up to THREE

John Mandl

Wendy Benson

Hank Hartl

Mark D. Christensen

Shad M. Pohlman

 

Winside Public School

For Board Member – Dist 95R

Vote for up to THREE

Chris Olander

Nate Behmer

Jonathan Jaeger

Kevin Falk

Dana Bargstadt

 

Wisner-Pilger Public School

For Board Member – Dist 30

Vote for up to THREE

Tim Jacobsen

David Raabe

Mike Stuhr

 

VILLAGE TICKET

For Trustee Village of Pilger

Vote for up to THREE

Amber L. Labenz

Kory Koehlmoos

Austin P. Lampman

Dennis Wolverton

Proposed Constitutional Amendments and Initiatives, titles and text to be published by the Office of the Secretary of State, once a week for 3 weeks prior to the election.

I, Wanda Heermann, Stanton County Clerk, do hereby certify that the persons whose names are printed in the certification have made personal filings and each has fulfilled all requirements of law and each is entitled to have their name printed upon the official ballot as a candidate for public office, as designated in the certification.

Dated:  September 18, 2014

 

(Publ. September 24, 2014)

 

 

/s/ Wanda Heermann

Stanton County Clerk