As election time draws ever nearer, Yellowknife will be playing host to a variety of candidate forums and debates. Check out these events prior to the October 19th Municipal and Federal elections:

Wednesday October 7  – Beginning at 7 PM at Northern United Place, Alternatives North will be hosting a forum for all candidates running in the October 19 Federal General Election.The public is invited to attend. Candidates will answer questions posed by social justice groups and respond to audience questions. Attend, or watch the forum rebroadcast starting October 8 at

Thursday October 8 – CBC Federal Candidates Forum. Taking place at Northern United Place, beginning at 6:30 pm.

Friday October 9 – YK Chamber of Commerce Municipal Candidates Forum. Taking Place at Northern United Place, beginning at 5:30 pm.

Tuesday October 13 – EDGE Doubleheader Debate. Taking place at the Top Knight. 7:00 pm for Mayoral Candidates, 8:30 for Federal Candidates.