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It’s Election Day in Summerland. Here’s everything you need to know

The next reign of local leaders is expected to be named Saturday…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Trudeau meets with UK prime minister, other world leaders ahead of queen’s funeral

PM brushed off question around reconsidering Canada’s ties to the monarchy

(The Canadian Press)

B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding

B.C. likely won’t know which party – NDP, Liberals or Greens – will be leading the province for weeks

(The Canadian Press)
The Barking Parrot is serving up voting burgers and their bun-official voting has the B.C. Liberals in the lead to win the election. (Barking. Parrot photo)

BC VOTES 2020: Election burgers being served up at Barking Parrot

The Penticton pub has a Green, NDP and Liberal burgers

The Barking Parrot is serving up voting burgers and their bun-official voting has the B.C. Liberals in the lead to win the election. (Barking. Parrot photo)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
It’s officially Election Day in B.C. today Oct. 24,2020. (Black Press file)

It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.’s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

It’s officially Election Day in B.C. today Oct. 24,2020. (Black Press file)
Penticton candidates shared their views on how they would help small businesses during the first all-candidates forum on Thursday night.

B.C. Votes 2020: Incumbent Dan Ashton leads in Penticton polls

Ashton has won 47% of the polls so far, with NDP Toni Boot at 36%

Penticton candidates shared their views on how they would help small businesses during the first all-candidates forum on Thursday night.
Keith MacIntyre - BC Libertarian

Meet the candidates: Keith MacIntyre

Keith MacIntyre is the BC Libertarian candidate for the Penticton riding

Keith MacIntyre - BC Libertarian
Ted Shumaker is the BC Green Party candidate for Penticton. (Submitted)

Meet the candidates: Ted Shumaker

Ted Shumaker is the BC Green candidate in the Penticton riding

Ted Shumaker is the BC Green Party candidate for Penticton. (Submitted)
Dan Ashton

Meet the candidates: Dan Ashton

Dan Ashton is the BC Liberal candidate in the Penticton riding

Dan Ashton
Summerland mayor Toni Boot will be the B.C. New Democratic Party candidate in the riding of Penticton in the next provincial election. (Contributed)

Meet the Candidates: Toni Boot

Toni Boot is the BC NDP candidate in the Penticton riding

Summerland mayor Toni Boot will be the B.C. New Democratic Party candidate in the riding of Penticton in the next provincial election. (Contributed)
Conservative Dan Albas wins Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola
Conservative Dan Albas wins Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola
(Elections Canada photo)

Polls in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola are now closed

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

(Elections Canada photo)
Subrina Monteith will be the first director for the newly-formed Area I.                                Photo courtesy of Subrina Monteith/Facebook

Area I: Monteith named director of Kaleden region of RDOS

Director for newly created Area I - Kaleden/Twin Lakes/St. Andrews/Skaha West

Subrina Monteith will be the first director for the newly-formed Area I.                                Photo courtesy of Subrina Monteith/Facebook
LIVE BLOG: Full election results for Penticton

LIVE BLOG: Full election results for Penticton

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  • Oct 20, 2018
LIVE BLOG: Full election results for Penticton
Western News file photo

Polls see steady voter turnout so far

Voting stations are seeing lines beginning to pick up

Western News file photo
SCHOOL BUILDING                                In 2016, Trout Creek Elementary School was scheduled to close. A last-minute funding announcement kept the school open. Now, one of the school trustee candidates has promised to keep the school open.                                (Summerland Review file photo)

Summerland trustee candidate promises committee on school closures

Dave Stathers says closure of one school would affect all within Summerland

SCHOOL BUILDING                                In 2016, Trout Creek Elementary School was scheduled to close. A last-minute funding announcement kept the school open. Now, one of the school trustee candidates has promised to keep the school open.                                (Summerland Review file photo)
Travellers had to drive through a forest fire at Riske Creek Saturday to get back to Williams Lake, which was also surrounded by wildfires. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune)
Travellers had to drive through a forest fire at Riske Creek Saturday to get back to Williams Lake, which was also surrounded by wildfires. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune)
(Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: Wildfire evacuees flee Williams Lake

Hwy. 24 was packed as evacuees drove to Little Fort and Kamloops

(Kevin MacDonald photo)