Lake County General Elections

2024 will be a general election year for Lake County, with several positions on the ballot including 3 County Commission seats with commissioners Deb Reincke, Dennis Slaughter, and Adam Leighton seats all expiring this year.

 

The deadline for filing nominating petitions for the primary election is March 26, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. central time. 

 

The deadline for filing nominating petitions to run as an independent candidate in the general election is April 30, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. central time. For the offices of County Commission (3 seats), County States Attorney, County Sheriff, County Coroner, and County Treasurer nominating petitions must be filed in the office of the Lake County Auditor, and nominating petitions for the offices of U.S. Representative, Public Utilities Commissioner, State Senate District 8, and State Representative District 8 must be filed in the Office of the Secretary of State, 500 E Capitol Ave., State Capitol Building, Pierre, SD 57501.