Profile: Okeson and Schram square off to represent new district
Two sitting county commissioners will face off in the Nov. 6 general election -- a showdown that came about because redistricting put them both in the same new district.
The new District 3 encompasses the townships of Lakeview, Burlington, Erie and Holmesville.
Gerry Schram has been on the board for four years and John Okeson has been a commissioner for two years.
Schram, 66, is retired from car sales at Norseman Motors, where he worked for over 34 years.
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