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Municipal Elections 2014 News

Who's running for mayor?

Who's running for mayor?

Penticton Nov 13, 2014 / 5:01 am

The three candidates for mayor in Penticton include two experienced incumbents and a Penticton resident who is running for mayor for a second time. Councillor...

Questioning the candidates #9

Questioning the candidates #9

Kelowna Nov 13, 2014 / 5:00 am

In part nine of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

West K trustees have their say

West K trustees have their say

West Kelowna Nov 12, 2014 / 2:30 pm

On Nov 15, BC residents are expected to flock to the polls to elect new City Councils and Boards of Education. As part of our on-going coverage of the various...

Advance voting resumes today

Advance voting resumes today

Okanagan Nov 12, 2014 / 9:30 am

The final round of advance polling for Saturday's Nov 15 municipal elections begins today (Wednesday). Voting takes place from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.at the...

Hole in downtown plan

Hole in downtown plan

Kelowna Nov 12, 2014 / 5:00 am

It would appear TaxpayersFirst did not do their due diligence in putting forth a plan to revitalize Kelowna's Cultural District. The plan, unveiled Monday...

Questioning the candidates #8

Questioning the candidates #8

Kelowna Nov 12, 2014 / 4:59 am

In part eight of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

Questioning the candidates #7

Questioning the candidates #7

Kelowna Nov 11, 2014 / 5:00 am

In part seven of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

Waterways, theatre for downtown

Waterways, theatre for downtown

Kelowna Nov 10, 2014 / 1:34 pm

TaxpayersFirst are proposing a new look for downtown Kelowna. At a media briefing Monday morning, the five-candidate party seeking seats on City Council...

Thieves target candidate signs

Thieves target candidate signs

Kelowna Nov 10, 2014 / 11:00 am

Kelowna City Council candidate Charlie Hodge is being targeted by sign thieves - yet again. “I have lost 26 campaign signs in the last three days,...

Questioning the candidates #6

Questioning the candidates #6

Kelowna Nov 10, 2014 / 5:00 am

In part six of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

Advance poll record

Advance poll record

Penticton Nov 9, 2014 / 9:13 am

Nearly 2,000 people voted in the advance poll in Penticton last week, breaking the previous record and more than doubling the last election’s turn out....

Candidates to focus on seniors

Candidates to focus on seniors

Kelowna Nov 8, 2014 / 8:50 am

The Society for Learning in Retirement Kelowna will be hosting an All Candidates Forum for mayoral and council candidates, on Saturday, November 8 from 2 to 4...

$5M pledged for SEKID water

$5M pledged for SEKID water

Kelowna Nov 7, 2014 / 8:52 am

Another day - another big money election pledge from Taxpayers First. The Kelowna party running a slate of five candidates in the upcoming municipal election...

Questioning the candidates #5

Questioning the candidates #5

Kelowna Nov 7, 2014 / 5:00 am

In part five of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

Rock the Vote

Rock the Vote

Penticton Nov 6, 2014 / 3:43 pm

An event to encourage people to get out and vote on Nov. 15 with be held tonight, Thursday, in Penticton. Rock the Vote will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. at the...

Advance polls spark interest

Advance polls spark interest

Okanagan Nov 6, 2014 / 11:05 am

Voter turnout was strong in the Central Okanagan during the first day of advance polls for the Nov 15 Municipal election. In Kelowna, 1,540 people cast ballots...

Early voter turnout is strong

Early voter turnout is strong

Kelowna Nov 6, 2014 / 5:00 am

Advanced voter turnout was strong around the Central Okanagan Wednesday with several lineups at polling stations. At the Parkinson Rec Centre, election...

Questioning the candidates #4

Questioning the candidates #4

Kelowna Nov 6, 2014 / 5:00 am

In part four of our 10 part series questioning the 31 candidates running for one of eight councillor positions in Kelowna, Castanet News asked each candidate:...

All candidates forum

All candidates forum

West Kelowna Nov 5, 2014 / 6:25 pm

Live all candidates forum for West Kelowna - produced by Castanet and the Greater Westside Board of Trade. Mayoral candidates are up next councillor...

West Kelowna forum live tonight

West Kelowna forum live tonight

West Kelowna Nov 5, 2014 / 3:32 pm

Candidates seeking a seat on West Kelowna Council and the Board of Education will be taking part in a live forum tonight (Wednesday) at Constable Neil Bruce...

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