Antidote to political vitriol

Gazette photo by: Avery Cropp
Oak Park Heights City Council candidates Mike Runk, left, Chuck Dougherty and Mike Liljegren share a relaxed conversation before Monday night’s forum at the Oak Park Heights City Hall.

OPH council hopefuls offer affable political discussion Monday

OAK PARK HEIGHTS — The Oak Park Heights City Council forum Monday night might have been the antidote to the more vitriolic political campaigns in other area races.

The three candidates seeking two seats on the Oak Park Heights City Council race agreed with each other on many issues, but offered different ways of reaching the same results during the Gazette-sponsored forum at Oak Park Heights City Hall.

Incumbent Mike Runk took the floor with challengers Chuck Dougherty and Mike Liljegren, with the three addressing vairous issues that are of concern to city voters in the Nov. 6 election.

Read the full story in Wednesday’s Stillwater Gazette.

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