Local Filings


Some local residents have filed for Thief River Falls City Council and School Board.


Four seats for city council will be on the ballot this fall. Incumbent Brian Holmer and Lee Vettleson have filed for the mayor’s position.


Incumbent Jerald Brown has filed for Ward 4, council member at-large is also on the ballot which Jason Aarestad holds now. Ward 2 Anthony Bolduc has filed for Don Sollum’s seat, Sollum is now running for a Pennington County Board.


Also, for the Thief River Falls School Board there are 3 four-year terms up for election. Incumbent Wayne Nomeland has filed for re-election, no one has filed yet for the seats currently held by Misty Hempel and Chris Melbye.

Two council seats and the mayoral seat are on the ballot this year for the city of Goodridge-so far only Gary Hasby has filed. There have been no filings in St Hilaire for the three open city seats. The Goodridge School District has three, four-year seats on this year’s ballot, so far John Lovly has filed for re-election and Jason Kotrba has filed for office as well.

The filing deadline of city council and school board is Tuesday, August 11th by 5pm.


The general election will be held on Tuesday, November 3rd.


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