(La Junta, CO) -- Three men are vying for the position of outgoing and retiring district judge Michael Schiferl. A commission tasked with reviewing applicants and interviewing them has selected, Judge Sam Vigil, District Attorney Will Culver, ,and Magistrate Rodney Fouracre.
Governor Jared Polis will now select from that list. The chosen judge will sit in the seat and will be either retained or now by a vote of the people. You can check out our earlier article on judge retention, how it works and the history of it.
The public can make comments concerning the candidates to Governor Polis. The information on how to do that is on the official news release pasted below.