WQLN TV, in partnership with JET 24, FOX 66, and the Jefferson Educational Society, will present a one-hour debate between candidates for the office of Erie County Executive, premiering at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2017, and a one-hour debate between candidates for the office of Mayor of the City of Erie, premiering at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017.
Erie County Executive Candidates Debate:
Democratic incumbent Kathy Dahlkemper and Republican challenger Art Oligeri will share their plans for the future of Erie County, in a debate moderated by the Jefferson Educational Society’s Program Director Ben Speggen and JET 24 Action News anchor Jill McCormick.
Thursday, October 26 at 8:00 p.m. on WQLN-TV 54.1, and 8:00 p.m. on WQLN.org
Sunday, October 29 at 4:00 p.m. on WQLN Radio 91.3FM
Tuesday, October 31 at 5:00 p.m. on FOX 66 and 7:00 p.m. on JET 24
Sunday, November 5 at 5:00 p.m. on JET 24
Erie Mayoral Candidates Debate:
Democrat Joe Schember and Republican John Persinger will debate issues critical to the future of the City of Erie, in a debate moderated by the Jefferson Educational Society’s Program Director Ben Speggen and JET 24 Action News anchor Jill McCormick.
Friday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m. on JET 24
Sunday, October 29 at 5:00 p.m. on JET 24
Monday, October 30 at 5:00 p.m on FOX 66
Thursday, November 2 at 8:00 p.m. on WQLN-TV 54.1, and 8:00 p.m. on WQLN.org
Sunday, November 5 at 4:00 p.m. on WQLN Radio 91.3FM
About WQLN Public Media
WQLN Public Media serves to stimulate, enrich, educate, and entertain the public through communications. WQLN TV 54 is the Erie region’s prime connection to PBS and much more. WQLN-TV 54.1 is the Erie area’s only PBS affiliate, featuring safe children’s programming every day; PBS Primetime programming every Sunday through Friday evening; British drama and mystery on Saturday nights; and How-To programming Saturday afternoons. WQLN-TV 54.2 is the Create channel. Create is a channel that showcases the best of how-to and do-it-yourself programs on public television. WQLN-TV 54.3 is the World channel, featuring public television’s top documentary, public affairs, and nonfiction programming. WQLN Radio 91.3 FM is the region’s news, classics & jazz public radio station, affiliated with National Public Radio, Public Radio International, and American Public Media, and airs more original hours of programming every week than any other radio station in the Erie market.