ST. CLOUD - A fourth candidate has filed for an open Stearns County Commissioners seat.

Dave Gamradt of Sauk Centre filed yesterday (Friday).

Jeff Bertram of Paynesville, Alan Loch of Belgrade, and Brad Kirckof of Sauk Centre all filed on Tuesday.

They are vying for the District 5 commisioners seat previously held by the late Don Otte.

The filing period closes at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

The primary election will be held on November 19th, with the general election on January 28th.

District 5 covers the western half of Stearns County.