Candidates file for elections
May 20, 2020
The filing period for candidates seeking public office is open, resulting in several Republicans seeking one of two positions on the Sweetwater County Board of County Commissioners.
According to information from the Sweetwater County Clerk’s Office, three Republicans have filed to seek election to the board of county commissioners. Commissioner Lauren Schoenfeld, along with Mary Thoman and Mark Peterson have registered as of Tuesday morning.
Schoenfeld and Thoman both sought to fill Commissioner Don Van Matre’s unexpired term following his death last year. The two initially vied for pla...