Election 2022

Kelowna mayoral candidate David Habib (left) answers a question during a forum sponsored by the Canadian Home Builders Association Central Okanagan while candidates Tom Dyas (centre) and Colin Basran (right) listen. (Photo/Gary Barnes)

Packed Kelowna mayoral breakfast forum serves up laughter and emotions

The forum was hosted by the Canadian Home Builders’ Association Central Okanagan on Oct. 13

Kelowna mayoral candidate David Habib (left) answers a question during a forum sponsored by the Canadian Home Builders Association Central Okanagan while candidates Tom Dyas (centre) and Colin Basran (right) listen. (Photo/Gary Barnes)
Lime is offering free rides on election day, Oct. 15. (Submitted)

Scoot for free on election day in Kelowna

No charge for Lime scooters and e-bikes on Oct. 15

Lime is offering free rides on election day, Oct. 15. (Submitted)
This graphic was used to warn voters about upcoming school board elections in B.C. and other provinces this month. (Ben & Jerry’s Canada)

Ben & Jerry’s Canada urging B.C. to ‘vote for schools that are safe for all kids’

‘The far-right is trying to stack school boards,’ the ice cream moguls warned Oct. 12

This graphic was used to warn voters about upcoming school board elections in B.C. and other provinces this month. (Ben & Jerry’s Canada)
An Osoyoos man was caught on camera tampering with Dustin Sikora’s election signs. Sikora is one of two mayoral candidates in the Oct. 15 Osoyoos election. (Screenshot- Osoyoos First Facebook Video)

VIDEO: Osoyoos man arrested after stealing election signs

Mayoral candidate Dustin Sikora had signs tampered with from Oct. 7 to 11

An Osoyoos man was caught on camera tampering with Dustin Sikora’s election signs. Sikora is one of two mayoral candidates in the Oct. 15 Osoyoos election. (Screenshot- Osoyoos First Facebook Video)
Cindy Fortin is running for mayor of Peachland. (Photo/Cindy Fortin Facebook)

Peachland Votes 2022: Cindy Fortin

Black Press Media is asking mayoral candidates their thoughts on various community issues

Cindy Fortin is running for mayor of Peachland. (Photo/Cindy Fortin Facebook)
A BC Transit bus picks up passengers from a Douglas Street stop during the morning commute on Oct. 5. (Jake Romphf/New Staff)

BC Transit offering free rides on Election Day for some cities

TransLink will still be collecting fares Oct. 15

A BC Transit bus picks up passengers from a Douglas Street stop during the morning commute on Oct. 5. (Jake Romphf/New Staff)
Pam Cunningham is running for a seat on Peachland council. (Photo/Pam Cunningham)

Peachland Votes 2022: Pam Cunningham

Black Press Media is asking municipal election candidates their thoughts on various community issues

Pam Cunningham is running for a seat on Peachland council. (Photo/Pam Cunningham)
A statement from Kelowna Professional Firefighters Association says “we support those who support us.” (Photo/KPFA Facebook)

Kelowna Firefighters Association spotlights candidates for council

Kelowna Professional Firefighters Association endorses one for mayor and seven for council

A statement from Kelowna Professional Firefighters Association says “we support those who support us.” (Photo/KPFA Facebook)
Three days of advance voting are left before general voting day. (Black Press file photo)
Three days of advance voting are left before general voting day. (Black Press file photo)
Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)

EDITORIAL: Count the cost of election promises

Any campaign promises, if delivered, will come at a cost

  • Oct 10, 2022
Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)
General voting day for municipal elections is Oct. 15. (Black Press file photo)

Advance polls in Kelowna/West Kelowna ahead of Thanksgiving weekend

Residents can vote Oct. 7 in West Kelowna and Oct. 8 in Kelowna

General voting day for municipal elections is Oct. 15. (Black Press file photo)
General voting day is Oct. 15. (Black Press file photo)

Strong turn out for first day of advanced voting in Kelowna municipal election

More advanced voting opportunities are on Oct. 8, 12, 13, 14

General voting day is Oct. 15. (Black Press file photo)
Kelowna mayoral candidates at the UBCO/Okanagan election forum. L-R Colin Basran, Tom Dyas, David Habib, Glendon Charles Smedly, Silverado Socrates. (Gary Barnes/Capital News)

Advance polls open in Kelowna

Six locations across city to vote prior to Oct. 15 election day

Kelowna mayoral candidates at the UBCO/Okanagan election forum. L-R Colin Basran, Tom Dyas, David Habib, Glendon Charles Smedly, Silverado Socrates. (Gary Barnes/Capital News)
Kelowna’s five mayoral candidates seated (l-r) are Tom Dyas, Colin Basran, David Habib, Silverado Socrates and Glendon Charles Smedley. (Photo/Capital News)

Kelowna mayoral candidates clash over crime and integrity

Kelowna’s five mayoral hopefuls answered questions on several topics

Kelowna’s five mayoral candidates seated (l-r) are Tom Dyas, Colin Basran, David Habib, Silverado Socrates and Glendon Charles Smedley. (Photo/Capital News)
Peachland residents had the opportunity to hear the views of council candidates on various topics at a community forum Oct. 3 (Photo/Capital News)

Peachland council candidates give their thoughts at community forum

More than 350 people turned out to hear the views of 10 of the 12 candidates

Peachland residents had the opportunity to hear the views of council candidates on various topics at a community forum Oct. 3 (Photo/Capital News)
Residents fill the Peachland Community Centre Oct. 3 to hear the views of mayor candidates on several topics. (Photo/Capital News)

Peachland mayoral candidates square off in all candidates forum

More than 350-people listened to the candidates answer 11 questions

Residents fill the Peachland Community Centre Oct. 3 to hear the views of mayor candidates on several topics. (Photo/Capital News)
West Kelowna council candidates answer questions at a forum hosted by the Greater Westside Board of Trade on Oct. 2, 2022 at the Lion’s Hall (Brittany Webster - West K News)
West Kelowna council candidates answer questions at a forum hosted by the Greater Westside Board of Trade on Oct. 2, 2022 at the Lion’s Hall (Brittany Webster - West K News)
Rusty Ensign is running for a seat on West Kelowna council. (Photo/Rusty Ensign)

West Kelowna Votes 2022: Rusty Ensign

Black Press Media is asking municipal election candidates their thoughts on various community issues

Rusty Ensign is running for a seat on West Kelowna council. (Photo/Rusty Ensign)
Keith Thom is running for a seat on Peachland council. (Photo/Keith Thom)

Peachland Votes 2022: Keith Thom

Black Press Media is asking municipal election candidates their thoughts on various community issues

Keith Thom is running for a seat on Peachland council. (Photo/Keith Thom)
Zach Sawatzky is running for a seat on Kelowna council. (Photo/Zach Sawatzky for Council Facebook)

Kelowna Votes 2022: Zach Sawatzky

Black Press Media is asking municipal election candidates their thoughts on various community issues

Zach Sawatzky is running for a seat on Kelowna council. (Photo/Zach Sawatzky for Council Facebook)