The Judicial Nominating Commission for the County Court in the 10th Judicial District has forwarded the names of two nominees to Gov. Dave Heineman for his consideration.
The nominees are Timothy Hoeft of Holdrege, and Bryan McQuay of Alma.
The vacancy is due to the retirement of Judge Robert A. Ide. The 10th Judicial District consists of Adams, Clay, Fillmore, Franklin, Harlan, Kearney, Nuckolls, Phelps and Webster Counties.
The Governor will schedule interviews with nominees in the coming weeks.