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Smith, Frank to vie for Hubbard County Dist. 3 commission seat

Ed Smith and Floyd Frank will face each other in November for the County Commission Dist. 3 seat being vacated by commissioner Greg Larson.

The two were the top vote-getters in a field of five candidates.

The votes, still unofficial, are:

Michele Mahowald, 10.54 percent

Edward Smith, 28.72 percent

Sam Spaeth, 12.81 percent

Floyd Frank, 27.27 percent

Tom Krueger, 20.66 percent

In other filings, former Hubbard County Solid Waste Officer Vern Massie has filed in Dist. 1 against incumbent Kathy Grell, who also has filed.

In District 5 incumbent Cal Johannsen has filed to run again. So has Schoolcraft Township supervisor Ted Van Kempen. County Attorney Don Dearstyne, Sheriff Cory Aukes and Judge Robert Tiffany have all filed for re-election and are running unopposed.

Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.

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