The Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce will host a town hall candidate forum at the community center in Manitowish Waters, Tuesday, March 26, at 5:30 p.m. It will be moderated by Eric A. Johnson, a Manitowish Waters town resident and owner and publisher of FYI Northwoods News, LLC.
Running for town chairman of Manitowish Waters are John L. Hanson and Daniel C. Sleight. Three candidates are running for two town supervisor seats in Manitowish Waters. The candidates are Henry L. Bauers, Eric J. Behnke and Charles M. Rayla III. All five candidates have been invited to the forum to discuss their positions on local issues and answer questions presented by local residents. Dana Hilbert is running unopposed for town clerk and will also be invited to the forum.
To submit a question for the candidates, send them to the Frank B. Koller Memorial Library either via email, US Postal Service or drop them off at the library. Send questions along with name, address and phone number to the attention of Janelle Kohl at Frank B. Koller Memorial Library, PO Box 100, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545, email firstname.lastname@example.org or drop them off at the library on Hwy. 51. The deadline for question submission is Friday, March 22.
Town of Manitowish Waters residents and the general public are invited to the forum. For additional information on the forum, contact the Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce at (715) 543-8488 or email chamber@ManitowishWaters.org.