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League of Women Voters to host School Board candidate forum

WILLMAR -- The League of Women Voters will host a candidate forum at 8 p.m. Tuesday for candidates for Willmar School Board.

The public is invited to attend the forum, which will be at the Municipal Utilities Building in Willmar. The forum will also be televised on WRAC-8 and simulcast on radio station KWLM.

Six candidates are running for four seats on the School Board. One incumbent is running for office, Mike Reynolds of Willmar. The other candidates are Mike Carlson, Sahra Gure, Jackie Saulsbury and Liz VanDerBill, all of Willmar, and Don Thorpe of Kandiyohi.

The public is invited to ask questions via email at or called in to 320-212-2285 before or during the forums.

The School Board forum is the second on a series of Tuesday night candidate forums this month.

Upcoming forums will feature candidates for Willmar City Council and for seats in the Minnesota House and Senate.