School Board Elections Are Today

Residents of Fort Dodge and around Iowa will head to the polls today to elect new members to local school boards. In Fort Dodge, seven candidates are vying for three open seats, including two incumbents. Brian Forsythe and Stuart Cochrane are seeking another term while Randal Funchess, William Offerman, Lisa Shimkat, Troy Schroeder, and John Williams are the challengers. The polls will be open from 7:00am until 8:00pm today and all 12 precincts will be used.