Filing Deadline For May Primary Is This Afternoon In Hancock County

2/6/14 – 8:58 A.M.

The Hancock County Board of Elections was closed yesterday while the county was under a level 3 snow emergency.  That presented a problem, because yesterday was supposed to have been the deadline for candidates to file to run in the May primary election.  However since the offices were closed, the state allowed the board to extend the deadline to 4 p.m. this afternoon.

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