Voters head to the polls today to decide everything from county races to the candidates that will appear on the ballot for national offices.
In Douglas County, voters will decide the future leadership for the register of deeds, county treasurer and district attorney’s office.
Three candidates are in the running to be the next register of deeds as Gayle Wahner steps down after a decade in the post. Tracy Middleton of Parkland, Jon Winter of Lakeside and Kara Schmidt of Superior are hoping to be the next to lead the office responsible for recording real estate transactions and vital records such as births, deaths and marriages.
Two veterans of the County Treasurer’s Office, Cindy Michalski of Superior and Carol Jones of Poplar, are in the running to lead that office.
Attorneys Dan Blank and Mark Fruehauf are vying to be Douglas Counties top prosecutor.
In all three races,…
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