Field set for Princeton city, school races
The field of candidates has been set for the November election for city and school district board races.
The two-week filing period closed at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12.
For Princeton City Council, incumbents Thom Walker and Jules Zimmer filed for the seats they currently hold. They will run unopposed.
In the race for Princeton mayor, incumbent Mayor Paul Whitcomb will be challenged by Bob Guptil.
In the race for Princeton School Board, five people will square off for three open seats on the board. School board members Deb Ulm, Craig Johnson and Eric Minks are seeking re-election. They will be challenged by Kimberly Good and Dale Hurni.
Book club seeks readers
Friends of the Princeton Area Library is organizing a book club for adult readers. The initial meeting will be on Wednesday, September 10, at 7 p.m. in the Princeton Library’s community room to discuss The Latehomecomer by Kao Kalia Yang and future selections. Copies for September’s book are currently available for check-out upon request at the library counter. Future meetings will be held on the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. Please join this group of avid readers for literary fun and friendship.
Elim Home Golf Classic
The Princeton Elim Home will host its annual Golf Classic on Friday, Sept. 12 at the Princeton Golf Course. Registration begins at noon on the day of the event with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. A dinner is served at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $75 for non-golf club members, $60 for club members and $60 for Elim Care employees. For those interested in the dinner only, cost is $15. This annual event benefits the residents of Elim Home’s Princeton campus. More information is available by calling Marlys Tellinghuisen at Elim Care at 763-389-1171.