Wednesday, October 17, 2018

County Commission candidates address campaign issues

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Anna Maria Island and Cortez voters will help determine the winner of the District 6, at-large County Commission race between incumbent commissioner Carol Whitmore and challenger Candace Luther. The two candidates recently responded to questions received from The Sun and some of those questions and...

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