The Jasper County League of Women Voters and Newton Daily News are hosting a Candidate Forum on Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m. at Newton City Hall in the council chambers, located at 101 W 4th St S. This is an opportunity for you to meet and hear from each of the candidates.
Below are the candidates that will be present at the forum.
Mike Hansen (incumbent)
At-Large City Council Seat
Evelyn George (current councilwoman)
Garfield Berndt III
Lance C. Hawley
Please note: Uncontested candidates (Dean Stonner - Ward 2 and Steve Mullan - Ward 4) do not participate in the forum.