HERMISTON — The Hermiston Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Team and radio station KOHU-AM will host a candidate forum Tuesday, April 16 for the Umatilla County Commissioner race to replace now-State Sen. Bill Hansell, R-Pendleton.

All six candidates are scheduled to appear including Terry Fife, George Murdock, Tom Bailor, Jack Esp, Jerry Baker and Michael Cannon. Each will discuss their take on the issues, and answer questions from moderator Eric Olsen.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the forum will start at 7 p.m. The public is invited to arrive early for a meet-and-greet with the candidates.

The election is May 21.

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