By Tim Kowols
Kewaunee Mayor Sandi Christman and council member John Griffith have announced their intentions to run for the top office in the city. The two have taken out their papers for the 2018 election after Griffith finished in a distant third to Christman in 2016. (Christman 650 votes, John Blaha 453 votes, Griffith 69 votes. Christman says after getting her feet wet in her first year and getting things in the motion the second year, it is time to start implementing.
Griffith hopes Kewaunee can capture more of the tourist traffic and potential businesses coming to the city.
Other potential mayoral candidates in Kewaunee have until January 2 to file their nomination paperwork complete with 50 signatures.