Gov. Heineman to Consider Names for District 5 County Court Judge


Governor Dave Heineman has received two names to consider for the vacant position of County Court Judge for the 5th Judicial District.

The nominees for the position are C. Jo Petersen of Wahoo, and James Stecker of Columbus.

The district consists of Boone, Butler, Colfax, Hamilton,Merrick, Nance, Platte, Polk, Saunders, Seward and York counties.

The position has been vacant since January 1 following the retirement of Judge Gerald E. Rouse.