Greater Mankato Growth Announces Blue Earth County Sheriff Candidate Forum

Published On: September 16th, 20220.8 min readCategories: Covid-19, Featured, Latest Headlines, Local News, News

Greater Mankato Growth is pleased to announce a candidate forum for the Blue Earth County Sheriff. This forum will provide an opportunity for a meaningful exchange between candidates and voters on issues that impact our community. The public is invited to attend any of these free events. There is no registration needed for the candidate forums. Additional forums for local office will be announced soon.


“This historic election is the first contested election for Sheriff in Blue Earth County since Sheriff Brad Peterson was elected in 1994,” said Andy Wilke, Director of Business Development and Public Affairs at Greater Mankato Growth. “Greater Mankato Growth is pleased to host this forum giving the public a chance to hear from the candidates hoping to become the next Blue Earth County Sheriff.”


Blue Earth County Sheriff

September 29, 2022

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Paul Barta

Jeff Wersal

Moderators: Andy Wilke, Greater Mankato Growth & Lisa Cownie, KEYC

Hosted by: Greater Mankato Growth and KEYC

Blue Earth County Library, 100 E. Main St., Mankato, MN 56001

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