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Candidate Interviews ~  Nov. 3, 2020 Election

August 18th 2020

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office voted on in Oakland County the opportunity to do a video interview. This is a huge undertaking, and we post new videos as we can right up until the election. So please check back often and be patient.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Phillip Reid for County Commission 4th District

September 20th 2020

In the race for County Commissioner in District 4, the candidates are Democrat Phillip Reid and Republican Karen Joilat. 

2020 Candidate Interview:  Thomas Kuhn for County Commission 11th District

September 20th 2020

In the race for County Commissioner of the 11th District, Incumbent Thomas E. Kuhn, a Republican, is on the ballot as is Democrat Tim Burns. 

2020 Candidate Interview:  Max Rothbart for County Commission 13th District

September 20th 2020

In the race for County Commissioner of the 13th District, incumbent Marcia Gershenson, a Democrat, is being challenged by Republican Max Rothbart.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Destiny Clayton for County Commission 17th District

September 20th 2020

Southfield, Oak Park, MI - In the race for County Commissioner of the 17th District, the candidates are Democrat Yolanda S. Charles, Republican Mordechai Klainberg, and Green Party Candidate Destiny Clayton.  This position has a two year term.  Election Day is Nov. 3, 2020.

Ferndale Library Podcast Focuses on Journalism

September 19th 2020

Journalists from both broadcast and print media have been interviewed by A Little Too Quiet host Jeff Milo and guest host, Librarian Michelle Williamson.

Two Oak Park Teens Dead, Others Injured, in Friday Night Crash

September 19th 2020

Two Oak Park teens are dead and four others injured after their vehicle left the roadway and crashed into tree. 

Barricaded Suspect in Hazel Park, Resident Live Stream Shows SWAT Activity UPDATED

September 19th 2020

Hazel Park Police and members of the Oakland County SWAT Team have surrounded a home on W. Harry in Hazel Park, and are urging the man inside to come out with his hands up.

2020 Candidate Interview: Claudia Heinrich for Farmington School Board

September 19th 2020

For the partial term seat the candidates are Kevin J. Hammer, Claudia Heinrich, and Donald Walker.

Candidate Interview: Ben Vineburg for Oak Park School Board

September 19th 2020

The candidates are Nen Bailey, Christopher Davis, Al Elvin, Maxine Gutfreund, and Ben Vineburg.

2020 Candidate Interview: Timothy Ciechorski for Royal Oak School Board

September 19th 2020

For voters in the Royal Oak School District, there are six candidates running for four positions on the school board.