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Two of three candidates for governor participated in Wednesday’s forum at Dakotafest. Democrat Billie Sutton of Burke and Libertarian Kurt Evans of Wessington Springs answered a series of prepared questions and audience questions during the 90 minute event.

Republican candidate Kristi Noem declined to appear due to a scheduling conflict which drew some ribbing from Sutton….



As well as Evans…..



Agriculture dominated the discussion as well as several other issues including transparency and government accountability.