Candidate filing period starts May 3
April 29, 2021
COLFAX — The filing period begins Monday for political candidates in Whitman County to be on the ballot for the November election.
A series of deadlines take effect for people wanting to run for election or re-election.
Candidates may file by mail from May 3-21 or in-person at the county elections office. Online filing runs from May 17-21.
If any offices have no declared candidates, a three-day special filing period is from May 25-27.
Offices open for election in November include:
• Albion – 2 councilmembers
• Colfax – 2 councilmembers
• Colton – 2 councilmembers