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      Kirksville residents get to learn more about election candidates

      Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce's Governmental Affairs Committee hosted a Candidate's Forum.

      The Kirksville City Elections is just now just two weeks away.

      Tuesday night the Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce's Governmental Affairs Committee hosted a Candidate's Forum at William Matthew Middle School

      Candidates met and greeted voters to answer questions before the forum

      There are four candidates running for the Kirksville City Council. They are Roger Edge, Richard Steele, Michael Ambrosia and Jerry Mills.

      Issues citizens are wondering about how the city council will handle are job creation, economic development and repairing city streets.

      The candidates for Kirksville R-III School Board were also at the panel.

      The candidates present were T. Jack Ward, Greg Gordon, Nan Davis and Holly Graham-Miletich.

      They were asked about how they could bring changes to the school district and expand use of technology in the classroom. Voters will be making their decisions as they head to the polls on Tuesday April 8.