Candidate Filing and Campaign Information
When and Where to File in 2014:
Candidates for county offices may file beginning May 20 through June 3, 2014 at the offices of the Cass County Auditor-Treasurer. (303 Minnesota Ave W, Walker MN) Normal business hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Candidates for state and judicial offices that live in Cass County may file during this same period of time, either at the county offices or at the offices of the Minnesota Secretary of State.
June 5 is the last day candidates can withdrawal; the office will remain open until 5:00 pm.
The county offices that will be up for election in 2014 are
- County Commissioner seats in districts 1 & 4
- County Attorney
- County Recorder
- County Sheriff
- Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor seats (regular 4-year terms for district 1 & 5, and special election for 2-year term in district 4)
Candidates for school district, city and township offices will file with their respective local school district, city and township clerks. The filing period for these offices will be July 29 through August 12, 2014. Township and city clerks’ contact information is available here.
The filing period for Kego Township board positions runs from December 31, 2013 to January 14, 2014.
Additional candidate information is available on the websites of the Minnesota Secretary of State and the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board, or by calling the Cass County Auditor-Treasurer’s Office at 218-547-7260.