FARGO — The Forum is currently seeking six new members to join its Readers Board.

The Readers Board is a sounding board of public opinion. Members meet monthly to discuss news issues and newspaper policies, suggest story ideas and debate ethical situations involving the newsroom.

In December, the Readers Board will select six new members. The board members come from different communities, range in age from high school student to senior citizen, and have varied life experiences.

Interested? Send a letter about yourself that includes your name, age, city of residence, occupation and any other personal information you would like to share.

Also, please include a paragraph about why you are interested in serving on the board to: The Forum, Attn: Angie Wieck, PO Box 2020, Fargo, N.D. 58107, or email awieck@forumcomm.com. If you have any questions, call Angie at (701) 241-5501. The deadline to apply is June 7.