Emmetsburg, IA (KICD)–A new Palo Alto County Supervisor will be elected today.
There are five candidates on the ballot who are looking to fill out the term of District 2 Supervisor Jerry Hofstad, who passed away in September. Democrat Dave Nixon and Republican Steve Finer were each nominated to run. Craig Merrill, Steve Farnsworth, and Roger Hanish petitioned their way onto to the ballot.
Polling for those in wards 1 and 2 in Palo Alto County runs from 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. at the Palo Alto County Election Center.