Sheriff Mike Unger has filed the required paperwork seeking his re-election for a ninth term as Stanton County Sheriff. Sheriff Unger has more than 40 years of law enforcement experience and has served in Stanton County since 1986. Sheriff Unger is also a decorated U.S. Army veteran serving overseas during the Cold War. Sheriff Unger also has more than 35 years of EMS experience and currently serves as an EMT with Pilger Fire and Rescue. Sheriff Unger has a college degree in Criminal Justice and is also a certified law enforcement Supervisor and Manager. Sheriff Unger has been recognized multiple times for his law enforcement leadership and actions and he has been awarded several times for lifesaving efforts.