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Calaveras Supervisor Race Gears Up

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Copperopolis, CA — The race for Calaveras County´s District 5 Supervisor is nearly seven months away but that´s not stopping candidates from gearing up for what appears to be a well fought battle.

Incumbent Supervisor Victoria Erickson of Rancho Calaveras will defend her seat against Russ Thomas of Copperopolis during the primary election June 6.

District 5 covers Copperopolis, Rancho Calaveras and Jenny Lind.

Thomas, who announced his intention to run earlier this year, plans to kick off his campaign with a fund-raising dinner next week.

Also up for re-election next year is District 3 Supervisor Merita Callaway. So far, she will run unopposed.