The League of Women Voters of Lake County will host a public forum for candidates in contested races for coroner, clerk of the circuit court, recorder of deeds, and state's attorney.
The forum, which is co-sponsored by the Daily Herald and Lake County University Center, is set for Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Lake County University Center, 1200 University Center Road, Grayslake.
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Doors will open at 1 p.m. and the forum will begin at 1:30 p.m.
After brief introductory remarks, candidates will answer questions submitted by the audience. The following candidates are participating at the approximate time:
• 1:40 to 2:10 p.m.: Clerk of the Circuit Court -- Republicans Gerald Dietz and Keith Brin.
• 2:15 to 2:45 p.m.: Recorder of Deeds -- Republicans Marty Blumenthal and Bob Bednar.
• 2:50 to 3:30 p.m.: Coroner -- Democrats Thomas Rudd and Artis Yancey; Republicans Steve Newton and Howard Cooper.
• 3:35 to 4:30 p.m.: State's Attorney -- Democrats Karen Williams, Reginald Mathews and Chris Kennedy; Republicans Mike Nerheim, Louise Hayes and Bryan Winter.