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Last forum in heated county races: 'Say something nice'

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The increasingly negative campaigns for Hubbard County attorney and sheriff were forced into a temporary cease-fire Monday night in a candidates forum in Nary by an innocent request from the audience: Say one nice thing about your opponent.



Four sheepish men grimaced, laughed uncomfortably and squirmed.

The youngest candidate led the way, bringing levity to an evening of tense but polite exchanges among the four candidates.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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