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October 4, 2012
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Two more local candidate forums on tap

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. - The North Lake Tahoe Bonanza and Sierra Nevada College are partnering for two more sessions featuring candidates from local races for public office for the November general election.

Both sessions will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Tahoe Center for Environmental Science building on the campus of Sierra Nevada College. The dates are as follows:

• Wednesday, Oct. 10 - Candidates for Washoe County Commissioner, District 1.

• Wednesday, Oct. 17 - Candidates for Board of Trustees, Washoe County School District, District A.

Each session will begin with candidate opening statements, followed by questions drawn from the suggestions of Bonanza staff and area residents.

"The goal is to provide a discussion of the key issues that truly informs the voters," said Deborah Prout of Sierra Nevada College.

Bonanza Publisher Michael Gelbman will serve as a moderator. Questions will also be taken from the floor during each session. Candidates will have the opportunity for brief closing statements.

Residents may e-mail appropriate questions for the candidates to Bonanza Editor Kevin MacMillan at For further information, contact Prout at or by calling 775-881-7559.

The general election is on Nov. 6 and early voting begins on Oct. 20.

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Tahoe Daily Tribune Updated Oct 4, 2012 05:44PM Published Oct 4, 2012 05:43PM Copyright 2012 Tahoe Daily Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.