Notice is hereby given that a General Election will be held in Martin County on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, for the purpose of electing candidates for the offices listed below. The filing period for United States Representative, State Senator, State Representative, Governor and Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, State Auditor, Attorney General, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Judge of the Minnesota Court of Appeals, and Judge of the District Court begins at 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2022, and ends at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022.
Note: Filing offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day.
The place of filing for federal offices in the Office of the Secretary of State, State Office Building, Room 180 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55155-1299. The place of filing for state offices is with the Office of the Secretary of State or with the County Auditor of the county in which the candidate resides. The place of filing for County offices is with the Martin County Auditor/ Treasurer at 201 Lake Avenue, Suite 201, Fairmont, MN 56031. The filing period begins at 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2022, and ends at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022 during normal business hours. Please note: Filing offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day.
Candidates may file in person or by mail, if the filing is received during the filing period. Candidates who will be absent from the state during the filing period and meet the requirements of Minnesota Statutes section 204B.09, subdivision 1a, may arrange to file during the seven days immediately preceding the candidate’s absence from the state. This notice is sent based on current law. Be aware that the Legislature and/or Governor could make changes that affect some of the processes.
United States Representative District One
State Senator (One office per district)
21 Cottonwood, Jackson, Lincoln, Martin, Murray, Nobles,
Pipestone, Rock, Watonwan
22 Blue Earth, Faribault, Le Sueur, Martin, Rice, Scott,
State Representative (One office per district)
21B Cottonwood, Jackson, Martin, Nobles, Watonwan
22A Blue Earth, Faribault, Martin, Watonwan
STATE EXECUTIVE OFFICES
Governor and Lieutenant Governor
Secretary of State
Candidates for judicial office may file either with the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State or with the County Auditor in the county where the candidate resides. A Candidate filing for one of the Minnesota Court of Appeals seats that has been designated for one of the congressional district must be a resident of that congressional district.
Associate Justice (Two Seats)
Gordon L. Moore III (Seat 3)
Natalie E. Hudson (Seat 6)
Court of Appeals (Ten Seats)
Appellate offices are elected statewide. Where designated, candidates must
reside in the congressional district listed for at least one year.
Theodora K. Gaitas (Seat 1)
Louise Dovre Bjorkman (Seat 5)
Susan Segal (Seat 7 – 5th Congressional District)
Denise D. Reilly (Seat 8)
Jennifer L. Frisch (Seat 10 – 4th Congressional District)
Michelle Ann Larkin (Seat 11)
Peter M. Reyes, Jr. (Seat 16)
Matthew E. Johnson (Seat 17)
Jeffrey M. Bryan (Seat 18)
Francis J. Connoly (Seat 19)
Fifth Judicial District (5 Seats): Counties: Blue Earth, Brown, Cottonwood,
Faribault, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Pipestone,
Redwood, Rock, Watonwan
Gregory J. Anderson (Seat 1)
Allison L. Krehbiel (Seat 3)
Sherry E. Haley (Seat 4)
Michelle A. Dietrich (Seat 6)
Darci J. Bentz (Seat 16)
COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT TWO: representing the following
precincts: The City of Fairmont, Ward 2, Precinct 2, Ward 3, Precinct 1, Ward
3, Precinct 2.
COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT FOUR: representing the following precincts: The Cities of Welcome, Sherburn, Dunnell & Ceylon; Townships of Jay, Manyaska, Rolling Green, Lake Fremont, Lake Belt, Tenhassen, and Silver Lake.
SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT SUPERVISOR – DISTRICT TWO: (Supervisor must reside in City of Fairmont)
SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT SUPERVISOR – DISTRICT FOUR: (Supervisor must reside in Jay, Lake Belt, Lake Fremont, Manyaska, or Rolling Green Township or City of Ceylon, Dunnell, Sherburn, or Welcome).
SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT SUPERVISOR – DISTRICT FIVE: (Supervisor must reside in Cedar, Galena, Elm Creek, Fox Lake or Waverly Township or City of Trimont or Ormsby)
Jessica Korte, CPA Martin County Auditor/Treasurer