(Several local extensions for Candidates)... Those wanting to run in the November 8 election can still file.

The extended filing deadline is 5:00 pm Wednesday. Several races were extended after incumbents failed to file by the original deadline last Friday. For City Council races, the candidate filing deadline was extended for El Centro, Brawley, Holtville, Imperial and Westmorland. Filing extensions are also for 16 School and Special Districts. Candidate packets can be picked up at the City Halls or at the Registrar of Voters office. They must be returned by 5:00 pm Wednesday