Geliske, Lewis vie for treasurer’s position in Mussey Township

MUSSEY TWP. — Two candidates have the township treasurer job in their sights. Incumbent Terry Geliske hopes to stay on the board and earn a four-year term. His challenger is fellow Republican Deborah Lewis. Voters will decide the winner in the August 4 primary...

Sharkey, Miller face off in Aug. 4 primary

LAPEER COUNTY — In Tuesday’s (Aug. 4) primary election, Lapeer County residents will decide who they want to serve as Lapeer County Prosecutor for the next four years. The election pits incumbent Prosecutor Michael J. Sharkey versus former Chief Assistant Prosecutor,...

GOP contest for 81st House seat

ST. CLAIR COUNTY — On the Republican side of the ballot, two candidates’ names will appear for the 81st House of Representative seat. The district includes Berlin, Mussey and Lynn townships and the village of Capac and is currently represented by Gary Eisen of St....

Three in contest for circuit judge

LAPEER COUNTY — The results from the August 4 primary election will serve as step one in the process to award a six-year, non-partisan term to the 40th Circuit Court bench. Of the three candidates on the ballot next week, the top two finishers will move on to a runoff...

Bissett, Cischke race for Goodland supervisor

GOODLAND TWP. — There’s a two-way race for supervisor on the August 4 ballot. The field includes incumbent Ron Cischke and challenger Mike Bissett. Both are Republicans. Whoever gets the most votes next week will secure a four-year term later this year. • • • • • “I...

Four desire Goodland trustee seats

GOODLAND TWP. — Four candidates are in the running for two trustee positions on the township board. The ballot lists incumbents Mike Juip and Norm Tanis and challengers Bob Van Den Berg and Matthew Van Dyk. The top two vote getters will earn four-year terms on the...