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Legislative candidates debate

News Ellsworth,Wisconsin 54011
Pierce County Herald
Legislative candidates debate
Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

Area voters are invited to meet and question candidates for three state legislative seats during a forum set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14.

The forum -- which will involve candidates for the 10th Wisconsin Senate District and the 29th and 30th Assembly districts -- will be held in the lower level of the River Falls Public Library, 140 Union St.

Audience members will be invited to submit written questions on state-level issues.

Moderator for the evening is Don Davis, Hudson, who is bureau chief of the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau.

The candidates who will participate in the event are:

State Senate, 10th District: Sheila Harsdorf, Republican from River Falls, and Alison Page, Democrat from River Falls.

Assembly, 29th District: Chris Buckel, Democrat from Hammond, and John Murtha, Republican from Baldwin.

Assembly, 30th District: Sarah Bruch, Democrat from Hudson, and Kitty Rhoades, Republican from Hudson.

The forum is sponsored by RiverTown Newspaper Group (Hudson Star-Observer, Pierce County Herald, New Richmond News and River Falls Journal) and the River Falls Branch of the American Association of University Women.