The Twisp Valley Grange will host a candidates’ forum on Oct. 2 for all local offices that are being contested in the November general election.
Doors will open at 5:45 p.m. and the forum will begin at 6:15 p.m., continuing until 8:15 p.m. All candidates will answer written questions collected from the audience.
Ballots for the Nov. 5 general election will be mailed to voters on Oct. 17.
Here’s a roundup of candidates who are in contested races:
• Town of Twisp – Mayor, four-year term, incumbent Soo Ing-Moody, Vern Nations; Position No. 3, four-year term, incumbent Alan Caswell, Leone C. Edson; Position No. 4, four-year short and full term, incumbent Mark Easton, Kevin K. Hickman.
• Methow Valley School District – District 5 at large, four-year term, incumbent Frank Kline, Leverett Hubbard.
• Okanogan County Fire District No. 6 — Commissioner, Position No. 2, six-year term, incumbent Darold Brandenburg, Ken Doran.
For more information, call (206) 999-1898.