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Forum featuring candidates in District 11 is tonight

The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities will host a candidate forum for Senate District 11 and House District 11B tonight.

The forum will take place Wednesday, October 6 at 7 p.m. at the Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway.

Representative candidates included in the forum are District 11B Independence candidate Bert Pexsa, Miltona; Republican candidate Mary Franson, Alexandria; and DFL candidate Amy Hunter, Staples.

Senate District 11 candidates participating in the forum include DFL candidate Jim Thoreen, Morris and Republican candidate (incumbent) Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria.

Alexandria Mayor Dan Ness will moderate the candidate forum.