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The following is notice of federal, state, and county offices that will be voted for at the state general election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.  Candidates may file beginning at 8:00am, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 and ends at 5:00pm, Tuesday, June 2, 2020.

Candidates for US Senate, US Representative District 2 may file at the Office of the Secretary of State, State Office Building Room 180, 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155-1299.

Candidates may file in person at the Office of the County Auditor, 1590 Hwy 55, Hastings, MN, or by mailing their materials and filing fee for State Senator, State Representative, Judge of the District Court, County Commissioner, and County Soil and Water Conservation District.  City or school district candidates may file at the respective city or school district offices.

Candidates may file for the following legislative offices: State Senator for District 51, 52, 54, 56, 57, and 58; State Representative for District 51A, 51B, 52A, 52B, 54A, 54B, 56A, 56B, 57A, 57B, 58A, and 58B.

Candidates for the following judicial offices may file at the Office of the Secretary of State, or the County Auditor of the county where that candidate resides: Supreme Court Associate Justice Seat 4, Court of Appeals Seat 3, First District Court Seat 1, 3, 4, 9, 12, 16, 18, 19, 27, and 32.

Candidates for the following county offices may file at the County Auditor Office: County Commissioner District 3, 4, 5, and 7; Soil and Water Conservation District 1, 2, and 3.

We are a small community proud of our heritage and committed to the preservation of our pristine, rural character. We cherish our privacy, yet know we are part of a thriving Dakota County and the greater Twin Cities metropolitan area. With these partnerships in mind, we strive to preserve that unique spirit which is Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.