Northeastern State University will host the final forum for community members to hear from the candidates for governor of Oklahoma. NSU is partnering with the Oklahoma Academy for State Goals to welcome all six candidates: Democrat candidates Jari Askins and Drew Edmondson and Republican candidates Randy Brogdon, Mary Fallin, Roger Jackson and Robert Hubbard.

Dr. Tom McKeon, chair-elect of the Oklahoma Academy and president of Tulsa Community College, will moderate the 90-minute forum. All six candidates will answer questions from both the Oklahoma Academy and from the audience.

The forum will be held tonight (Wednesday July 21st) at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Webb Educational and Technology Center on NSU's Tahlequah campus. A News Channel 8 team will be there to bring you coverage of the event, we will also stream it live on

Oklahoma's primaries are set for July 27th.

For more information concerning the OK Academy/NSU forum contact the Oklahoma Academy for State Goals at (405) 232-5828 or NSU Community Relations at (918) 444-2009.