Several local officials and others with Rock or Walworth county connections have announced endorsements for three candidates vying for a seat on the state Supreme Court.

The two top vote-getters in the Feb. 20 primary election will face off in the April 3 nonpartisan elections.

Endorsers of Tim Burns

  • Rock County Judge Alan Bates.
  • Janesville attorney Patrick McDonald.
  • Rep. Mark Pocan, D-2nd Congressional District.

Endorsers of Rebecca Dallet

  • Walworth County judges Kristine Drettwan, Daniel Johnson, Phillip Koss and David Reddy.
  • Walworth County Board member Charlene Staples.
  • Rep. Don Vruwink, D-Milton.
  • Tim Cullen, former state senator, town of Janesville.
  • Rock County Board member Phil Owens.
  • Eldred Mielke, former Rock County clerk of courts.
  • Eric Runaas, former Rock County sheriff.

Endorsers of Michael Screnock

  • Rock County Judge James Daley.
  • Walworth County Sheriff Kurt Picknell.
  • Dave Graves, former Walworth County sheriff.

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