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No candidates on first day of filing for Willmar School Board office

WILLMAR — No candidates filed to run for Willmar School Board in the first day of the filing period Tuesday.

Filing opened Tuesday for school board, small city and other offices that don’t hold primaries. The filing period closes at the end of the business day on Aug. 12.

Interested candidates may fill out an application and pay a $2 filing fee at the Willmar Public Schools District Office at 611 5th St SW, Willmar.

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 4. School board members serve a four year term.

The terms of three board members are expiring this year: Linda Mathiasen, Nathan Streed and Laura Warne.

For more information on the school board election please contact Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard at 320-231-8510 or via email at