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Q&A with the Eddy County Commission Candidates

The 2022 mid-term primary election is two weeks away, and a field of five candidates, each vying for two seats on the county commission, must be whittled down to four.

Of the five candidates, only Dave Gehrtz is running as an incumbent looking to keep his position. Long-time county commissioner, Neal Rud, whose 4-year term is also coming to an end, has announced he won't be running for reelection....