Wednesday, 05 October 2022 07:39

WVIA to broadcast 8th Congressional District debate live on Oct. 20

PITTSTON — WVIA will broadcast the 8th Congressional District debate live from the WVIA Studios on Thursday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m.

The debate will simulcast live on WVIA-TV and WVIA Radio and will livestream on WVIA’s Facebook and Youtube channels as well as at

The live debate for the 8th Congressional District will feature incumbent U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-Moosic, and Republican challenger Jim Bognet of Butler Township.

Information on Matt Cartwright can be found at —

Information on Jim Bognet can be found at —

The producer and moderator of the debate will be WVIA’s Larry Vojtko.

The three-member panel for the debate includes Roger DuPuis, News Editor for the Times Leader.

WVIA Radio can be found at 89.9 FM in Northeastern PA, 99.3 FM in Allentown, 105.7 FM in Bethlehem, 90.3 FM in Clarks Summit, 100.1 FM (WVBU) in Lewisburg, 89.7 FM (WVYA) in Williamsport, 89.3 FM in south central PA, 88.3 FM in Mainesburg, 91.5 FM (WPAU) in the Pocono Mountains Lake region, 94.9 FM in Pottsville, 97.5 FM in Selinsgrove, 94.3 FM in Stroudsburg/East Stroudsburg, 105.7 FM in Sunbury, and 103.5 FM in Wellsboro.

WVIA Radio can also be heard via an online stream at

— Bill O’Boyle