Franklin and Benton counties will each have forums in the coming week for candidates seeking office.
The Pasco Chamber of Commerce plans its forum at 11:45 a.m. today at the Pasco Red Lion Hotel, 2525 N. 20th Ave. Scheduled to appear are Sheriff Richard Lathim and opponent Pasco Police Capt. Jim Raymond, District 3 Commissioner Rick Miller and challenger Melinda Didier and Clerk Mike Killian and opponent Byron Pugh.
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Benton County candidates will get their chance to speak at a League of Women Voters event at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Drive.
State Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, and opponent Eric Kalia; District 2 Commissioner Shon Small and challenger Timothy Dalton; and Bill Spencer and Mary Phillips, competing for the open county assessor's position, are expected to be there.