Dodge County Sheriff’s Debate Scheduled For Wednesday Night

(Beaver Dam) There is a debate Wednesday night in the contested Dodge County Sheriff’s race. Sponsored by the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce, the debate will begin at 7pm at the Beaver Dam Veterans Center on 300 Beichl Avenue.

The candidates, incumbent Sheriff Dale Schmidt and his challenger Mark Colker – who is a 24 year law enforcement veteran, will ask questions of each other as well as field questions from the media and audience members in attendance. The debate will be video streamed at and aired on WBEV.

Both candidates will also join WBEV’s Community Comment this week to discuss the issues. Colker will be on the program Thursday while Schmidt will join the show Friday. Community Comment airs weekdays at 12:35pm.

The primary election is on August 9th while on the general election is on November 8th.