The School District of the Menomonie Area will have a primary election for school board during the February state primary on Feb. 21, 2023. Seven candidates filed election papers before the Jan. 3 election deadline. The three incumbent candidates whose seats are up for election are running again - Amy Riddle-Swanson, Charlie Schneider (current board president), and Dale Dahlke.

Four challenging candidates have also declared - Amber Kersting, Stephen Machesky, Scott Parker, and Brittany Weiker. 

The 6 highest vote-getters in the primary will proceed to the general election to be held on April 4, 2023.

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