The contests for county offices became clearer last week after the filing deadline to appear on the June 5 primary ballot ended March 28.


The seats up for election this year in Story County are the Board of Supervisors, with two seats open; county attorney; recorder and treasurer.


According to the county auditor’s list, the candidates for the various seats include:


Board of Supervisors


Democrat


Linda Murken, Gilbert


Joshua Opperman, Ames


Republican


Rick Sanders, incumbent from Ames


Martin R. Chitty, incumbent from Nevada


County Treasurer


Democrat


Ted Rasmusson, Colo


Republican


Renee M. Twedt, incumbent from Story City


County Recorder


Republican


Stacie Herridge, incumbent from Nevada


County Attorney


Democrat


Jessica A. Reynolds, incumbent from Huxley