La Plata County candidates to attend Sept. 17 forum

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 4:40 PM
Dean Mize

The La Plata County League of Women Voters, with support from The Durango Herald, will hold a forum with La Plata County Commissioner, Sheriff and Treasurer candidates from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 East Second Ave.

The forum will include contested candidates for:

Commissioner: Brad Blake, incumbent, Republican; Clyde Church, Democrat.Sheriff: Charles Hamby, Republican; Adrian Dean Mize, unaffiliated; Sean Smith, incumbent, Democrat.Treasurer: Allison Aichele, incumbent, Democrat; Colton Black, Republican.Uncontested candidates are invited to appear and give introductions.

The forum will be live-streamed from The Durango Herald website: and Facebook page:

Community members can ask questions in-person at the forum, online through the live-stream on The Durango Herald website or before the forum in an email to: "League of Women Voters" at Questions will be sorted and consolidated by the League of Women Voters.

The election will be held Nov. 6.

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