Trimmer, Roth To Appear At Candidate Forum In Winfield For Kansas House Seat


(Editor’s Note: An early version had the forum taking place Monday night, Oct. 3. The article has been corrected.)

The Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding a candidate forum Tuesday night at Baden Square.

The forum will feature Democrat Kris Trimmer and Republican Webster Roth, who will be facing each other on the November ballot for the Kansas House 79th District seat.

The midterm election will be Nov. 8.

Roth defeated incumbent Cheryl Helmer in the Aug. 2 primary elections.

This event will be live and in person at the community center at Baden Square starting at 6 p.m. It will also be live streamed on the chamber’s Facebook page and posted online for public viewing after the event.

Attendees will have the opportunity to submit questions in writing at the forum. Anyone can submit a question in advance by email to