Candidate filing opens Monday

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Filing opens Monday at the Churchill County Clerk’s Office for local offices except for the Fallon City Council and statewide offices.
Filing for city offices will be held at city hall, and statewide offices such as Assembly and State Senate at the Nevada Secretary of State’s office in Carson City.
The Churchill County Clerk’s office has candidate packets that may be completed before the filing dates.
The filing period is March 7-18. The primary will be held June 14. Early voting for the primary runs from May 28 and ends June 10. Polls will be closed Memorial Day. Early voting for the General Election runs Oct. 22 through Nov. 4 and the polls will be open Nevada Day. The general election is Nov. 8.
Offices that will be up for election in 2022 in Churchill County include the following:
Statewide offices
U.S. Senate
U.S. Representative in Congress, District 2
Lieutenant Governor
Secretary of State
State Treasurer
State Controller
Attorney General
State Senate, District 16
State Assembly, District 38  
Supreme Court Justice, Seat A
Supreme Court Justice, Seat E
Court of Appeals Judge, Department 1
Court of Appeals Judge, Department 2
Court of Appeals Judge, Department 3
Fallon, Churchill County
School Trustees, four seats
Churchill County Assessor
Churchill County Clerk-Treasurer
Churchill County District Attorney
Churchill County Sheriff
Churchill County Recorder
Churchill County Commissioner (District 2)
Churchill County Public Administrator
Fallon City Council, Wards 1 and 3
Mosquito, Vector and Noxious Weed Abatement Board
Filing dates for all offices will take place March 7-18.
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