Since last week some additional people have signed up to run for office in the upcoming election.
Taking out papers to run against incumbent Auditor-Controller Joe Harn is Mike Owen, a CPA from Cameron Park.
In addition, two new people have decided to run for Supervisor in District 5. They are Kenny Curtzwiler, a businessman from South Lake Tahoe, and Teresa Piper, a retail clerk from Pollock Pines.
They will join Gerri Grego (project manager), Sue Novasel (businesswoman) and Angela Swanson (city council member) all of whom are from the South Lake Tahoe area and are also running for District 5 Supervisor.
In other races, no new candidates have announced in the past week.
Candidates for Superior Court Judge, Office 1, are Vicki Ashworth, David Combellack and Joseph Weinberger. In Office 3, the sole candidate for Superior Court Judge is Suzanne Kingsbury. In Office 4, the sole candidate for Superior Court Judge is Steven Bailey. Candidates for Superior Court Judge, Office 5, are Joseph Hoffman and Dylan Mary Sullivan. For Superior Court Judge, Office 6, the sole candidate is James Robert Wagoner.
Running for reelection as incumbents for county positions are Jeremy Meyers for Superintendent of Schools, Karl Weiland for Assessor, Joe Harn for Auditor-Controller, Vern Pierson for District Attorney, Bill Schultz for Recorder-Clerk, John D’Agostini for Sheriff-Coroner-Public Administrator, Rich Briner for Surveyor and C.L. Raffety for Treasurer-Tax Collector.
Running for Lieutenant Governor is Bogdan “Bo” Ambrozewicz. Jason Mallory, a writer/journalist from South Lake Tahoe, and Kris Johnson, an engineer living in Granite Bay, are running for U.S. Representative, 4th District, against incumbent Tom McClintock.
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