Most local races are set for the April 6 election, with the Jan. 5 filing deadline past for candidates to be on the ballot. The one exception is the Deerfield Village Board, for which the deadline has been extended to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8.
Cambridge Village Board
Three seats are up on the Cambridge Village Board, currently held by incumbents Kathy Cunningham, Kris Breunig and Ted Kumbier. Cunningham is not running again. Breunig and Kumbier are running again, as is challenger Timothy Charles “Chuck” Franklin. Incumbent Village President Mark McNally is running again, unopposed. All of the seats are two-year terms.
Deerfield Village Board
Three seats are up on the Deerfield Village Board, currently held by Scott Tebon, Don Kositzke and Kevin Philpot. Tebon is not running again. Kositzke and Philpot had not filed papers as of Jan. 5. The deadline for filing papers for Village Board seats has been extended to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8. Village President Greg Frutiger is also running again, unopposed. All the seats are two-year terms.
Deerfield School Board
Three seats are open on the Deerfield School Board, with four candidates running. Current board president Jim Haak and board member Nathan Brown are not running again. On the ballot are incumbent Sandy Fischer and challengers Katie Michel, Michael Gullickson and Sarah Hart. All the seats are three-year terms.
Cambridge School Board
Two seats on the Cambridge School Board are up for reelection. Jim Womble and Sean Marren currently hold those. Marren is not running again. Womble is on the ballot, as is challenger Jay Fisher. Both seats are three-year terms.
Christiana Town Board
In the Town of Christiana, incumbent Town Board members Jim Lowrey and Jeff Notstad are seeking re-election. Christiana Town Chairman Maureen Lien is not running again. Mark Cook is on the ballot for Town Chair. The seats all have 2-year terms.
Oakland Town Board
In the Town of Oakland, incumbent Town Chair Eugene Kapsner and incumbent Town Board members Ted Vratny and Joy Graffin are all running for reelection. The seats are all 2-year terms.
Deerfield Town Board
In the Town of Deerfield, seats held by Incumbent Town Chairman Mike Schlobohm and board members Bill Roelofs and Dan Kelly are up for reelection. Roelofs is not running again. Kelly and Schlobohm are seeking new terms. Incumbent Treasurer Korby Holzhueter’s seat is on the ballot; it was not clear if he was running. The seats are all 2-year terms.
Rockdale Village Board
In the Village of Rockdale, incumbent Village President Julie Nelles and incumbent Village Board members Cynthia Myers and Sarah Halvorson are up for reelection. All of the seats are 2-year terms. The village’s annual caucus is Jan. 18.