The Cascade County elections office has been busy with candidates filing to beat the Monday deadline.
On Saturday, Sheriff Bob Edwards announced he'll seek a third term and he made his filing official on Monday.
He joins Jesse Slaughter and George Kynett on the Democratic ballot for Cascade County Sheriff. Bob Rosipal is running as the lone Republican.
Democratic County Commissioner Jane Weber is running unopposed in the primary. She will face one of three Republicans in November. Dominik Snell, Joshua Eli, and George Schultz have all filed on the GOP side.
Republican Jamie Bailey is seeking re-election as Cascade County Treasurer. She'll be challenged in the primary by Diane Heikkila. Mary Swenson is running as the lone Democrat.
Cascade County Attorney Josh Racki and County Clerk and Recorder Rina Fontana Moore, both Democrats, are the only candidates to file for their respective positions.
Mary Jolley and Steve Fagenstrom have filed for the non-partisan Justice of the Peace position.
Joe Trainer and Gerald Boland, both Democrats, have filed for Cascade County Public Adminsitrator.
Montana's primary election will be held June 5, 2018.