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Bahr files for School Board

Melissa Bahr filed Affidavits of Candidacy Wednesday, Aug. 4, for School Board Member for Bemidji Area Schools, ISD 31:

The filing period for School Board Member is Aug. 3-17.

Current Bemidji School District Board of Education members Carol L. Johnson and Steven H. Johnson filed affidavits of candidacy Tuesday.

Three seats on the Bemidji School Board are up for election this fall. Filing opened Aug. 3 for the seats now occupied by Carol L. Johnson, Steven H. Johnson and Richard (Bill) Faver.

A candidate for this office must be an eligible voter; be 21 years of age or older on the day of assuming office; be a resident of the school district for 30 days before the general election on Nov. 2 and have no other affidavit on file for any other office at the same general election.