Municipal Election

After nearly three full terms as councillor, Christine Fraser (left) will challenge incumbent two-term Mayor Janice Brown in Spallumcheen in October’s municipal election. (Morning Star file photos)

Mayoral race set for Spallumcheen

Township councillor Christine Fraser to challenge incumbent Janice Brown

After nearly three full terms as councillor, Christine Fraser (left) will challenge incumbent two-term Mayor Janice Brown in Spallumcheen in October’s municipal election. (Morning Star file photos)
Vernon economist Victor Cumming has announced his intention to become Vernon mayor. Cumming finished second in the 2014 municipal election to Akbal Mund by only 625 votes. (Black Press file photo)

Third candidate seeks Vernon mayor’s job

Victor Cumming finished second in the 2014 election to Akbal Mund by only 625 votes

Vernon economist Victor Cumming has announced his intention to become Vernon mayor. Cumming finished second in the 2014 municipal election to Akbal Mund by only 625 votes. (Black Press file photo)
Vernon municipal election candidate packages available

Vernon municipal election candidate packages available

If you’re thinking of running for mayor or council, pick up your papers at city hall

Vernon municipal election candidate packages available
B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)

Municipal election loophole will be fixed, premier says

Union, corporate donations still allowed for slate party ‘operational’ needs

B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)

NDP moves to limit local election money

Selina Robinson’s bans corporate, union donations

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)