Gildersleeve http://wamc.org en Republican Nominee In Saratoga County Sheriff's Race Looks Toward November http://wamc.org/post/republican-nominee-saratoga-county-sheriffs-race-looks-toward-november <p>The Republican primary race for Saratoga County Sheriff ended this week in a close vote, and observers are now weighing in on what it will take to capture victory this November.</p><p>Republican candidate Mike Zurlo claimed victory in the primary over Jeff Gildersleeve after a contentious summer campaign season that was highlighted by a lawsuit and criminal complaints.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:04:17 +0000 Lucas Willard 73590 at http://wamc.org Saratoga County Sheriff's Race Intensifies http://wamc.org/post/saratoga-county-sheriffs-race-intensifies <p>The campaigns in the race for Saratoga County Sheriff are intensifying, and some big political names have taken an interest in the candidates.</p><p>On September 10th, primary voters will choose the Republican nominee to run for the next sheriff of Saratoga County. Current sheriff James Bowen is retiring after more than four decades.</p><p>Former Stillwater Town Judge Michael Zurlo spent much of his career in law enforcement in various positions at the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office including Senior Criminal Investigator.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 20:01:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 71605 at http://wamc.org