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Second SH resident enters House race

A 22-year-old Sweet Home man and Oregon State University senior has thrown his hat into what is now a six-way race for the Republican Party primary nomination for state House Dist. 17.

Dylan Richards filed Jan. 13. Also filed for the position are Jami Cate of Lebanon, Susan Coleman of Sweet Home, Bruce Cuff of Mehama, Timothy L. Krisch of Mill City and Scott Sword of Sublimity.

No Democrat had filed for the primary as of Monday, Feb. 3. March 10 is the filing deadline for candidates. The election is May 19.

Richards, the son of Aaron and Amy Burke, is finishing a double major at Oregon S...