Today is Election Day.
Races and Candidates
Races for Iowa Governor, the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House are up for grabs – along with seats in the Iowa House and Senate and local county positions as well.
Republican Governor Kim Reynolds is running for re-election against Democratic challenger Deidre DeJear and Libertarian candidate Rick Stewart. Longtime Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley is running for another term, challenged by Democrat Michael Franken. Republican Congresswoman Ashley Hinson is running for a second term in District 2, with Democrat Liz Mathis challenging her seat.
There are also contested races this year for Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Treasurer, Secretary of Ag and Attorney General.
In Iowa Senate District 33, Republican incumbent Carrie Koelker of Dyersville is running for re-election against Democrat Matt Robinson of Dubuque.
The newly-formed Iowa House District 67, which covers all of Delaware County, southern Buchanan County and the southwest tip of Dubuque County, has two candidates running for its seat – Republican Craig Johnson of Independence and Democrat Terry McGovern of Earlville.
The Iowa House District 64 race features Republican Anne Osmundson of Volga against Democrat Brian Bruening of Elkader.
And in Iowa House District 66, Republican Steven Bradley of Cascade will face Democrat Tony Amsler of Monticello.
Locally in Delaware County, all of the officials up for election are running for another term uncontested, including Supervisor Shirley Helmrichs, Treasurer Pam Klein, Recorder Daneen Schindler and Attorney John Bernau.
Precincts and Polling Locations
Ryan City Hall · 405 Franklin St. · Ryan, IA 52330
Delaware County Recreation Center · 200 E Acers St. · Manchester, IA 52035
Delhi Township / City of Delaware
St. John’s Parish Hall · 303 South St. · Delhi, IA 52223
Honey Creek / Elk
St. Mark’s Parish Center · 200 E Jackson St · Edgewood, IA 52042
Manchester – 1st Ward
Manchester Fire Station · 400 E Main St. · Manchester, IA 52057
Manchester – 2nd Ward
Delaware County Community Center · 200 E Acers St. · Manchester, IA 52057
Manchester – 3rd Ward
Seibert Park Memorial Hall · 508 Quaker Mill Dr. · Manchester, IA 52057
Milo / Prairie
Delaware County Conservation Building · 2379 Jefferson Rd. · Manchester, IA 52057
Oneida / North Fork / Bremen
Earlville Civic Center · 120 Northern Ave. · Earlville, IA 52041
Richland / Coffins Grove
Dundee Community Center · 215 2nd St. · Dundee, IA 52038
South Fork / Union
Hopkinton Community Center · 115 1st St SE · Hopkinton, IA 52237
Polls will be open today from 7 am to 8 pm, with live election coverage as the results come in tonight here on KMCH.