A Crow Wing County Board candidate forum will take place from 8-9 a.m. Thursday, July 30.

Hosted by the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber of Commerce and the Brainerd Lakes Area League of Women Voters, the forum will feature District 5 commissioner candidates Doug Houge, Tom Nixon and Michael Starry. District 5 covers the northeastern portion of the county, which includes the cities of Crosby, Cuyuna, Deerwood, Emily, Fifty Lakes, Ironton, Manhattan Beach, Riverton and Trommald.

The forum will take place in the Mayberry Auditorium at Crosby-Ironton High School, 711 Poplar St., Crosby. Masks are required for those who attend in person. The event is free and open to the public. The forum will also be available online via Zoom. Visit https://bit.ly/2WWECjB to attend.

Complimentary coffee and doughnuts will be provided by Mixed Company-A Kava House and SuperOne of Crosby.

Houge, Nixon and Starry face one another in the primary election Tuesday, Aug. 11. Houge is the incumbent, while Nixon and Starry are challengers.