Churchill County Justice of the Peace filings heat up
Incumbent Mike Richards filed on Tuesday to run for his third term as New River Township Justice of the Peace. He was first elected in 2006. Sheriff Ben Trotter, who decided not to run for a third term, also filed for Justice of the Peace. Trotter was first elected sheriff in 2010. Filings dates for judicial offices ends Jan. 12 and all others March 5-16.