From the WKAR press release:
The Debate for Governor 2006
Monday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
WKAR-TV and 90.5 WKAR
WKAR Confirms Statewide Gubernatorial Debate on Public Television and Radio
Governor Jennifer Granholm and Dick DeVos have accepted WKAR-TV's debate proposal. The live, one hour statewide debate between the incumbent Democratic governor and the Republican challenger will air Monday, October 2, at 8 p.m., on PBS stations throughout Michigan.
WKAR will also repeat the debate on Saturday, October 7, at 6 p.m.
Beginning Tuesday, October 3, the television special will be available for online viewing at WKAR.org, and the MPRN radio coverage will be available as a downloadable podcast.
Additional debates are:
WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids on October 10, 2006
WXYZ-TV in Detroit on October 16, 2006
The format of the debates is as follows:
The Grand Rapids debate would be a joint production by WOOD-TV and WDIV-TV, with a panel of reporters from both stations questioning the candidates, and it will made available to all NBC affiliates in Michigan for simulcast. The debate at WXYZ-TV will be a town hall format with a live audience and moderated by a panel of reporters, and it will made available to all other ABC affiliates in Michigan for simulcast.