County, state candidates to square off

Published 10:39 am Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The Austin Area Chamber of Commerce will host a forum for the county and state candidates for local offices from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at The Eagles Club.

The Government Affairs Committee of the Austin Area Chamber of Commerce, together with KAUS 1480 AM Radio, will host the forum.

To register, call 507-437-4561, or email to

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Cost to attend is $10 for chamber members and $15 for non-members.


County Commissioner candidates:

•Incumbent Polly Glynn and Ray Tucker, District 2.

•Incumbent Tim Gabrielson and James Williams, District 1.

State Legislature:

•Sen. Dan Sparks Gene Dornink, Senate District 27.

Rep. Jeanne Poppe and Dennis Schminke, House District 27B.