(KDAL) - The final debate of the candidates in the 8th Congressional District will be held on Wednesday at the Mesabi Range Community and Technical College in VIrginia. Republican Congressman Chip Cravaack is being challenged by Democrat and former Congressman Rick Nolan. The debate begins at noon and is co-sponsored by the Minnesota State College and University System and the Minnesota State College Student Association.
Candidates for Hermantown City Council will participate in an issues forum Wednesday at the Hermantown Government Services Building at noon. There are four candidates vying for two council openings. They are John Geissler, Darlene Koski, Warren Berg and Steven Wilander. That forum is sponsored by the Hermantown Star and is part of the Hermantown Chamber's monthly meeting.