Gov. Butch Otter formally announced his re-election campaign Tuesday morning.
Otter plans to visit businesses in Meridian, Twin Falls, Idaho Falls and Coeur d'Alene this week in support of his campaign. The events are open to the public.
The campaign tour will begin Wednesday at Western States Equipment Company on E. Overland Road in Meridian at 8 a.m. He will also be at Glanbia Foods Headquarters in Twin Falls and Snake River Landing in Idaho Falls. In a statement the Governor said “It has been my honor to serve the people of Idaho as governor, we have accomplished great things over the past seven years, but my work is not yet complete.”