NEBRASKA CITY – Filings for the primary election in May are coming in to the Otoe County Clerk’s Office with one contested race already taking shape.
Alton Bruns of Nebraska City is seeking the Republican nomination for county commissioner in district 3.
Third district incumbent Jerad Sornson has filed for the Democratic nomination.
Incumbent Rick Freshman is seeking re-election to the district 2 seat on the county board.
Ruth Weddle is seeking the Republican nomination for Otoe County Register of Deeds.
Incumbent Jan Reed is planning to retire at the end of the term after 17 years.
Jennifer Bassinger of Nebraska City is seeking the Democratic nomination for Otoe County Clerk. Incumbent Janene Bennett is retiring after 23 years.