John Vassilaki celebrating after hearing he won the City of Penticton mayor’s chair. Mark Brett/Western News

LIVE BLOG: Vassilaki elected mayor of Penticton

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John Vassilaki has been voted in as the mayor of Penticton.

Vassilaki, 71, earned 5,144 votes to beat out incumbent Andrew Jakubeit (2,564 votes) and Jason Cox (2,621 votes).

Councillors elected are Jake Kimberley (4,909 votes), Campbell Watt (4,566 votes), Frank Regehr (4,386 votes), Katie Robinson (3,101 votes) and Judy Sentes (2,772).

Okanagan-Skaha School District trustees elected are Shelley Clarke (4,599 votes), Tracy Van Raes (4,156), Barb Sheppard (3,762 votes) and James Palanio (3,503).

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The civic election polls are now closed.

Penticton Western News reporters are at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, bringing you full live coverage on our website, Facebook and Twitter.

8 p.m. – Polls now closed

MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2018 RESULTS
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