Full slate scheduled for candidate forum
July 3, 2008 · Updated 12:57 PM
"Who gets your vote in November? Before you give your final answer and drop it in the ballot box, the League of Women Voters is giving you a chance to meet the local candidates face-to-face.A Candidate Forum will be held Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Oak Harbor Senior Center. Island County Commissioner District 1 candidates Mike Shelton and William Rowlands and District 2 candidates Mac McDowell and Lynne Wilcox will be there, as will District 10 House opponents Rep. Dave Anderson, D-Clinton. and Oak Harbor Republican Barry Sehlin; and Rep. Kelly Barlean, R-Langley. and John McCoy, a Marysville Democrat. State Senate candidates Mary Margaret Haugen, D-Camano Island. and Norma Smith, a Clinton Republican, will complete the roster of those attending.The candidates will speak and answer questions. Refreshments will be served. The event is co-hosted by the League of Women Voters, the American Association of University Women and the Senior Center. A forum on the state ballot measures will be held at a later date. For more information, call 675-5464. "