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Candidates line up for 2010 Election

State Rep. Barbara Bailey will have a challenger in the November election.

Tom Riggs, a Camano Island Democrat, has filed as a candidate to challenge Bailey (R-Oak Harbor) for her 10th District seat. Bailey has served in the state House of Representatives since 2003.

Filing week began Monday and runs through Friday.

Other candidates who filed this week to run are:

Island County Assessor

Dave Mattens, Democrat, incumbent

Mary (Wilson) Engle, Republican

Island County Auditor

Sheilah Crider, Republican, incumbent

Island County Clerk

Debra Van Pelt, Democrat

Carol Ann Fortune, Republican

Island County Commissioner, District 3

Kelly Emerson, Republican

Island County Coroner

Robert Bishop, Republican, incumbent

Paul Thompson, no party preference

Island County Sheriff

Mark C. Brown, Republican, incumbent

Island County Treasurer

Shane Fortune, Republican

Ana Maria Nunez, Democrat

District Court Judge

Peter H. Strow, incumbent

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