Unenrolled candidates announce bids
Augusta — Local unenrolled contenders for political office announced their candidacies June 2.
Represents Camden, Rockport, and Isleboro.
Unenrolled candidate Owen Casas of Rockport will campaign against Incumbent Democrat Joan Welsh of Camden and Republican Carole Gartley of Rockport.
Welsh served on the Reapportionment Commission and is the chairman of the Environment and Natural Resources Committee.
Represents Warren, Appleton, Hope and part of Union.
Two unenrolled candidates, Christian Neils of Appleton and Gary Sukeforth of Union will run against former four-term Republican Legislator Wesley Richardson and Green Party Candidate Randall Parr of Appleton.
Knox County Sheriff
Unenrolled candidate Michael Phillips of Warren will run against Incumbent Democrat Donna Dennison of St. George.
The primary election is slated for Tuesday, June 10, and the general election is Nov. 4.
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