Municipal Election

Florio Vassilakakis

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Florio Vassilakakis

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff

Find out about the seven candidates are running for Castlegar City Council

Cherryl MacLeod

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Cherryl MacLeod

Find out about the seven candidates are running for Castlegar City Council

Shirley Falstead

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Shirley Falstead

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Shirley Falstead
Darcy Bell

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Darcy Bell

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Darcy Bell
Brian Bogle

Q&A with Castlegar council candiate Brian Bogle

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Brian Bogle
Advance voting starts next week. Black Press file photo

Advance voting dates for Castlegar city council election approaching soon

Two mayoral candidates and seven council candidates are on the ballot

Advance voting starts next week. Black Press file photo
Kim Tassone is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted

Q&A with RDCK candidate Kim Tassone

Kim Tassone and Henny Hanegraaf are running for the Area J director’s seat

Kim Tassone is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted
Henny Hanegraaf  is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted

Q&A with RDCK candidate Henny Hanegraaf

Henny Hanegraaf and Kim Tassone are running for the Area J director’s seat

Henny Hanegraaf  is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted
Challenger Harry Gough and incumbent Cindy Fortin were tied in votes following a recount of the Oct 20 Peachland mayoral election result. So a B.C. judge had to draw the name of the winner and she drew Fortin’s name. —Image: Alistair Waters/Capital News

Incumbent’s name drawn to settle who will be Peachland’s next mayor

B.C. judge draws incumbent Cindy Fortin’s name to settle tied mayoral vote

Challenger Harry Gough and incumbent Cindy Fortin were tied in votes following a recount of the Oct 20 Peachland mayoral election result. So a B.C. judge had to draw the name of the winner and she drew Fortin’s name. —Image: Alistair Waters/Capital News
Rick Smith was elected as Area J director in the Regional District of Central Kootenay.

Meet your Area J director

Rick Smith was returned to office for another four-year term

  • Oct 21, 2018
Rick Smith was elected as Area J director in the Regional District of Central Kootenay.
John Dooley, seen here with his wife Pat, will return as Nelson’s mayor after winning the municipal election Saturday night. Photo: Tyler Harper

UPDATED: John Dooley elected Nelson’s mayor

Logtenberg, Anderson, Woodward, Renwick, Morrison and Page elected to council

John Dooley, seen here with his wife Pat, will return as Nelson’s mayor after winning the municipal election Saturday night. Photo: Tyler Harper
Councillor Bruno Tassone (Submitted Photo)

Update with RDCK results: Castlegar voters choose Tassone as new mayor

Castlegar council balanced in gender and experience; RDCK goes for incumbent

Councillor Bruno Tassone (Submitted Photo)
There was a steady flow of voters at the Castlegar polling station Saturday.

Polls close as Castlegar voters turn out in force for civic election

Expect results here at castlegarnews.com as soon as they’re available.

There was a steady flow of voters at the Castlegar polling station Saturday.
Mayoral results from across B.C.

Mayoral results from across B.C.

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

Mayoral results from across B.C.
Voting day is Saturday, Oct. 20 from 8 a.m. to 8 pm.

Polls open as city, region choose municipal leadership

Castlegar voters choosing mayor and council; Area J choosing director

Voting day is Saturday, Oct. 20 from 8 a.m. to 8 pm.
One mayoral candidate — Deb McIntosh and 8 of the 11 council candidates — (left to right) Janna Sylvest, Florio Vassilakakis, Dan Rye, Bergen Price, Maria McFaddin, Tyler Maddocks, Nicole Hergert and Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff showed up to Eco Society forum.

VIDEO: EcoSociety forum for Castlegar candidates

Candidates for mayor and council talked about environmental issues.

One mayoral candidate — Deb McIntosh and 8 of the 11 council candidates — (left to right) Janna Sylvest, Florio Vassilakakis, Dan Rye, Bergen Price, Maria McFaddin, Tyler Maddocks, Nicole Hergert and Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff showed up to Eco Society forum.
RDCK Area J candidates profiles

RDCK Area J candidates profiles

Two people vying to represent rural residents around Castlegar

  • Oct 11, 2018
RDCK Area J candidates profiles
A standing-room-only crowd gathered for the forum hosted by the Castlegar and District Chamber of Commerce Tuesday night. Photo: Betsy Kline

VIDEO: Castlegar candidate forum draws capacity crowd

Candidate speeches and meet and greet time poplular with crowd.

A standing-room-only crowd gathered for the forum hosted by the Castlegar and District Chamber of Commerce Tuesday night. Photo: Betsy Kline
Several election signs were found in a ditch in Krestova.                                Photo submitted

Vandalized election signs found in Krestova

The pile of signs included many belonging to Nelson candidates

Several election signs were found in a ditch in Krestova.                                Photo submitted