Special Events

Candidate forum set for Sept. 20

Area residents are invited to a forum featuring candidates for public office next Thursday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Cardinal Inn in Albion.
This is an opportunity for area community members to meet with representatives and candidates for federal, state and county offices.
Third District Congressman Adrian Smith, Lt. Governor Mike Foley, District 41 State Sen. Tom Briese and county commissioner candidate Larry Temme have confirmed plans to attend. They will share their visions, concerns and plans, and will answer questions from the audience.
There is no charge to attend, but free will donations will be accepted. Boone County Republican Party is sponsoring the event. All citizens, regardless of party affiliation, are invited to attend.