The Tuesday, April 1, election will feature a number of contested races, including ones for several school boards and three for the Portage County Board of Supervisors. Portions of those school boards are in Portage County.
School boards may have attracted the most attention for the election, with Portage County residents affected by elections for 10 different school boards.
Candidates for local school boards include:
Stevens Point: Eight candidates are running for four seats on the Stevens Point Area Board of Education.