Steve Bomgaars of Spencer has announced his candidacy for State Representative. The Spencer City Councilman and longtime Spencer High School teacher will be running in the newly realigned House District 2.

In addition to teaching, Bomgaars has coached SHS boys golf and led Spencer to nine state tournament appearances, including three runner up finishes.

Bomgaars is also a member of the Spencer School Foundation Board of Directors and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

To read the full announcement from the Spencer Daily Reporter visit