A candidate forum, featuring Maui County candidates in contested races in the Aug. 11 primary election, will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and broadcast live on three Akaku: Maui Community Television channels.
The sponsors of the candidate forum are the Kula and Kihei Community associations, Akaku Community Television and The Maui News.
The live forum will be broadcast on cable channels 52, 53 and 54. For those who prefer online viewing, there will be a streaming program on Channel 53. Go to the website akaku.org/ and click on the word "Live" just above the "53."
The moderators will be Nanea Kalani, reporter for The Maui News; Ilima Loomis, former reporter with The Maui News and current managing editor of Spirituality & Health magazine; and members of the Kula and Kihei community associations.
The forum will include candidates for two County Council races, the nonpartisan Wailuku and Kahului residency races; a state Senate Democratic primary for District 7 that includes Upcountry and East Maui, Molokai and Lanai; and three Democratic primaries for state House District 9-Kahului, District 10-West Maui and District 11-South Maui.
For the times of the individual panels, see Sunday's Maui News.