Former police chief files for county commissioner seat
There is now a race for the District 5 Douglas County Commissioner position.
Former Alexandria Police Chief Chuck Nettestad filed today to run against incumbent Dan Olson.
This is the third contested county race. For the District 2 commissioner position, challenger Jon Gaugert filed against incumbent Jim Stratton; and the sheriff's race includes four candidates -- incumbent Troy Wolbersen and challengers Rich Homan, Greg Windhurst and Scot Umlauf.
The filing period ends today.