Sheriff candidate forum planned

NEW ULM — The New Ulm League of Women Voters will hold a candidates’ forum for candidates for Brown County Sheriffs. The forum will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 2, in the New Ulm City Hall council chambers.

Four candidates are running for the position: New Ulm Police Dept. Investigator Jeff Hohensee, Brown County Chief Deputy Jason Seidl, Brown County Deputy Jason Fairbairn, and former Brown County Deputy Matt Ibberson.

The list of candidates will be narrowed to two in the Aug. 14 primary election.