North Branch Area Public Schools will accept affidavits for candidacy to the school board starting July 29 and ending at 5 p.m. August 12. Affidavits of candidacy are available by contacting the school district clerk at 38705 Grand Ave., P.O. Box 370, North Branch, Mn. 55056. The filing fee for the office of school board is $2. Affidavits must be filed with the school district prior to 5 p.m. on August 12.
The election is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Three individuals will be elected to the school board for four-year terms, and one individual will be elected to fill a vacancy in term expiring Jan. 2, 2017.