Election

Harwinder Sandhu, a Vernon registered nurse, is NDP candidate for Vernon-Monashee in the Oct. 24 provincial election. (Black Press - file photo)

UPDATE: Sandhu’s newfound lead grows in Vernon-Monashee as mail-in count continues

The NDP candidate has a 282-vote lead over BC Liberals incumbent Eric Foster as of 5:30 p.m. Nov. 7

NDP candidate Harwinder Sandhu, right, and incumbent Liberal Eric Foster went head-to-head in a tight race for the Vernon-Monashee seat in the Legislature. By the night’s end Oct. 24, the results were too close to call and the final count will be dependant on outstanding mail-in ballots. (Contributed)

BC VOTES 2020: Vernon-Monashee race tightens as mail-in vote count begins

164 votes separate BC Liberals Eric Foster over NDP’s Harwinder Sandhu as of 2:30 p.m. today

Ahead of the provincial election on Oct. 24, Enderby residents put their questions to the Shuswap riding’s three candidates: Greg Kyllo for the BC Liberal Party, Sylvia Lindgren for the BC NDP and Owen Madden for the BC Green Party. The candidates recorded their answers in videos distributed by the Enderby and District Chamber of Commerce. (Salmon Arm Observer image)

B.C. VOTES 2020: Shuswap candidates answer Enderby’s top election questions

The candidates submitted video responses for an all-candidates forum ahead of the Oct. 24 election

Ahead of the provincial election Oct. 24, Enderby residents can put their questions to the Shuswap riding’s three candidates: Greg Kyllo for the BC Liberal Party, Sylvia Lindgren for the BC NDP and Owen Madden for the BC Green Party. Questions can be submitted to the Enderby chamber by Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 at 4 p.m. (Salmon Arm Observer image)

B.C. VOTES 2020: Enderby all-candidates forum takes video format

Residents can submit questions for the Shuswap’s three candidates by Oct. 16

Ahead of the provincial election Oct. 24, Enderby residents can put their questions to the Shuswap riding’s three candidates: Greg Kyllo for the BC Liberal Party, Sylvia Lindgren for the BC NDP and Owen Madden for the BC Green Party. Questions can be submitted to the Enderby chamber by Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 at 4 p.m. (Salmon Arm Observer image)
Vernon boy Mel Arnold’s ‘biggest little supporter’

Vernon boy Mel Arnold’s ‘biggest little supporter’

While other kids were reading Dr. Seuss, Alex Mulder was studying Canada’s prime ministers

Vernon boy Mel Arnold’s ‘biggest little supporter’
More than 400 were in attendance at the all candidates forum held at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Tuesday, Oct. 8, to hear from the five candidates competing for the North Okanagan-Shuswap. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)

North Okanagan-Shuswap candidates talk climate action, pipelines at Vernon forum

Labour shortages, climate crisis, interprovincial trade and more were discussed

More than 400 were in attendance at the all candidates forum held at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Tuesday, Oct. 8, to hear from the five candidates competing for the North Okanagan-Shuswap. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)
Green Party campaign office opens in Vernon

Green Party campaign office opens in Vernon

Marc Reinarz - not left, not right, forward

Green Party campaign office opens in Vernon
North Okanagan-Shuswap federal election NDP candidate Harwinder Sandhu (in red) opens her campaign office in Vernon Saturday. (Black Press - file photo)

NDP candidate to open Vernon campaign office

Harwinder Sandhu hopes to unseat incumbent Mel Arnold in October’s federal election

North Okanagan-Shuswap federal election NDP candidate Harwinder Sandhu (in red) opens her campaign office in Vernon Saturday. (Black Press - file photo)