Candidate forum in Orland Oct. 15



ORLAND — The nonpartisan League of Women Voters of Maine/Downeast will sponsor a Maine House and Senate candidate forum at the Orland Community Center on Monday, Oct. 15, from 6-8:30 p.m.

The event will feature local candidates for Maine House districts 130 (Bucksport-Orrington) and 131 (Orland, Penobscot, Dedham, Stockton Springs, Otis, Prospect and Verona Island) and Maine Senate District 8 (from Lincoln through Brewer and Bucksport to Castine).

District 130 House candidates Richard Campbell (Republican) and Mike Reynolds (Democrat) and District 131 House candidates Nathalie Arruda (Democrat) and Sherman Hutchins (Republican) as well as Senate candidates Kimberley Rosen (Republican) and Bev Uhlenhake (Democrat) will have an opportunity to discuss their positions on important issues. The candidates will also respond to written questions from the audience.

Bucksport Town Manager Susan Lessard will be the moderator.