Election

Voters in Penticton and Summerland re-elect the exact same school board. (File photo)

Voters re-elect same Okanagan-Skaha school board

The 7 trustees will be making some tough decisions around school closures

Outgoing Penticton mayor John Vassilaki looking a bit stunned as the election results come in. Vassilaki said he is retiring from politics to focus on his businesses. (Brennan Phillips/Western News)

Outgoing Penticton mayor leaving politics for good

John Vassilaki said he won’t run again and is going back to his businesses

RDOS building (file photo)

Two new faces around the Regional District board table

Area E (Naramata) elects Adrienne Fedrigo and Area D (Okanagan Falls) saw Matt Taylor win

Sue McKortoff has been re-elected to serve four more years as the mayor of Osoyoos. (File photo)

Osoyoos has re-elected Sue McKortoff for mayor

2 Osoyoos First candidates saw the most votes to be elected to council

Sue McKortoff has been re-elected to serve four more years as the mayor of Osoyoos. (File photo)
Julius Bloomfield responds to the announcement he has been elected as Penticton’s new mayor. (Brennan Phillips, Logan Lockhart- Western News)
Julius Bloomfield responds to the announcement he has been elected as Penticton’s new mayor. (Brennan Phillips, Logan Lockhart- Western News)
The elected. (Josh Piercey/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke Votes: Gary Sulz re-elected as mayor

The preliminary results are in for the 2022 General Local Election

The elected. (Josh Piercey/Revelstoke Review)
Voters flocked to Fulton Secondary School, one of three voting places in Vernon, for the municipal election Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star
Voters flocked to Fulton Secondary School, one of three voting places in Vernon, for the municipal election Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star
(Cassidy Dankochik- Black Press Media)

Nearly 4,700 votes cast in Penticton’s advanced poll; down from 2018 election

The final advance poll on Thursday, Oct. 13, saw 2,423 voters cast ballots

(Cassidy Dankochik- Black Press Media)
Okanagan Falls Elementary School hosts an ‘Area D’ election forum on Oct. 11 (Photo- Facebook, RDOS)

Okanagan Falls hosting all-candidates forum for regional district director

Okanagan Falls elementary hosts the event Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Okanagan Falls Elementary School hosts an ‘Area D’ election forum on Oct. 11 (Photo- Facebook, RDOS)
Early voting is Oct. 5, 8 and 15 at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.

More than 1,000 votes cast so far in Penticton municipal election

The first of three days of early voting was on Oct. 5

Early voting is Oct. 5, 8 and 15 at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.
Hand of a person casting a vote into the ballot box during elections. (File photo)_
Hand of a person casting a vote into the ballot box during elections. (File photo)_
Retired Penticton RCMP officer Kate Hansen is running for a seat as a school trustee. (Submitted)

Penticton Votes: Meet school trustee candidate Kate Hansen

Candidates running for a seat on SD67 school board were asked 3 education questions

  • Oct 5, 2022
Retired Penticton RCMP officer Kate Hansen is running for a seat as a school trustee. (Submitted)
Early voting is Oct. 5,8 and 15 at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.

Penticton Votes 2022: Early voting starts Oct. 5

Mayor, councillors and school trustees are all up for election

Early voting is Oct. 5,8 and 15 at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.
Lynn Kelsey is running to be a school trustee in SD67. (Submitted)

Penticton Votes: Meet school trustee candidate Lynn Kelsey

Candidates running for a seat on SD67 school board were asked 3 education questions

  • Oct 3, 2022
Lynn Kelsey is running to be a school trustee in SD67. (Submitted)
Mayoral and council candidates discuss community priorities ahead of the Oct. 15 Penticton civic election.
(Logan Lockhart - Western News)

Penticton Votes 2022: Candidates pitch solutions on crime and housing at local brewery

Neighbourhood Brewing hosted the campaign’s second election forum Thursday night, Sept. 29

Mayoral and council candidates discuss community priorities ahead of the Oct. 15 Penticton civic election.
(Logan Lockhart - Western News)
Jason Reynen is running for mayor.

Penticton Votes: Meet mayoral candidate Jason Reynen

Candidates were asked about crime, housing and bike lanes

Jason Reynen is running for mayor.
Owen Hayward

Penticton Votes: Meet mayoral candidate Owen Hayward

Candidates asked about views on housing, crime and bike lanes

  • Sep 29, 2022
Owen Hayward
Julius Bloomfield

Penticton Votes: Meet mayoral candidate Julius Bloomfield

Candidates were asked about crime, housing and bike lanes

Julius Bloomfield
Climate change action group First Things First is hosting an all-candidates Penticton election forum at Okanagan College on Oct. 6. (Contributed)

Penticton Votes: Candidates heading to Okanagan College to talk climate action

First Things First hosts council and mayoral candidates for an election forum on Oct. 6

Climate change action group First Things First is hosting an all-candidates Penticton election forum at Okanagan College on Oct. 6. (Contributed)
James Palanio

Penticton Votes: Meet school trustee candidate James Palanio

Candidates running for a seat on SD67 school board were asked 3 education questions

  • Sep 28, 2022
James Palanio
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