The one hundred and seventy-fourth issue of Elwood and eighteenth issue of Elwood High was released on either August 10 or 11, 2017 (records of the release date are conflicting).
In this issue, Ratburn and Wanda butt heads in the first debate of the mayoral election.
- Nigel Ratburn
- Wanda Deegan
- Serenity Ratburn (holograph)
- Debate moderator (voice only)
- Prunella Deegan (indirectly mentioned)
- Rubella Deegan (indirectly mentioned)