2018 ELECTION: Johnson files for magistrate

Published 6:36 pm Thursday, January 18, 2018

STAFF REPORT

The Interior Journal

STANFORD — One more has filed to run for Lincoln County Magistrate Third District this year: Kendall Johnson, a Republican, has filed for the seat.

Johnson is challenging incumbent Democrat Johnnie Padgett for the Third District seat. Padgett filed for reelection in mid-December.

The deadline to file for partisan races in 2018 is 4 p.m. Jan. 30. The primary election will be May 22.

Candidates for non-partisan races (city legislative bodies and mayors) have until Aug. 14 to file. The general election will be held Nov. 6.