2022 Candidate Forums
The Duluth Area Chamber and the Duluth News Tribune will provide you a timely opportunity to meet the candidates running for local office this election season. Moderating will be Chamber President Matt Baumgartner and Duluth News Tribune Editorial Page Editor Chuck Frederick.

The 2022 Candidate Forums are free and open to the public.

Schedule of events and registration links are detailed below. The forums will also be video-recorded by the News Tribune and made available for viewing later, on-demand, at duluthnewstribune.com.
St. Louis County Sheriff
Monday, October 3, 8:00am
The Garden Wedding / Event Center
Duluth’s Parks Fund Levy
Monday, October 3, 9:30am
The Garden Wedding / Event Center
Mayor Emily Larson, parks officials, and others will discuss a ballot question to change Duluth’s Parks Fund levy, first approved by voters in 2011, from a fixed dollar amount of $2.6 million a year to a percentage of property value. The change would allow Park Fund levy proceeds to grow over time.
House District 8A and House District 8B
Tuesday, October 4, 8:00am
The Garden Wedding / Event Center
House District 3B
Tuesday, October 4, 9:30am
The Garden Wedding / Event Center
State Senate District 3 and Senate District 8
Tuesday, October 4, 11:00am
The Garden Wedding / Event Center
Each forum will be “Civility Certified,” with the participation of Speak Your Peace: The Civility Project, an effort launched in 2003 by the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.

Duluthians have important decisions to make on November 8. Be informed at the Forum.