BC Election 2022

Maple Ridge school board candidate Brian Dominick does not deny this was him in a video outside the Vancouver Art Gallery speaking to a crowd of people. (Screen grab)

Lower Mainland school board candidate on video preaching about exterminating the ‘global, elitist parasite’

Brian Dominick is seen outside the Vancouver Art Gallery at World Freedom Rally

 

East Kootenay Climate Hub is putting to all candidates in the local government elections a questionnaire, to get each one’s take on the climate issues of the day.

Group seeks candidates’ position on climate issues

East Kootenay Climate Hub will be posting responses from all candidates in the B.C. election

 

Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. The official campaign period begins Sept .17. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)

Elections BC issues reminder on expense, ad rules ahead of campaign period start date

Limits vary by region and position candidate is seeking

 

Fernie City Hall, Sparwood municipal flags, Elkford Municipal Hall, RDEK offices. (Composite image of BPM photos)

Elk Valley: Running down the candidates in the local elections

A summary of candidates so far in the Elkford, Sparwood, Fernie, and RDEK areas A and B

Fernie City Hall, Sparwood municipal flags, Elkford Municipal Hall, RDEK offices. (Composite image of BPM photos)
Stan Doehle is running for a third term area RDEK Area B director. (Photo contributed)

Stan Doehle to run for third term as Area B director

Doehle, from Baynes Lake was first elected as Area B director in 2014, and was re-elected in 2018

Stan Doehle is running for a third term area RDEK Area B director. (Photo contributed)
Jesse Mould is running for a seat on Fernie city council. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Jesse Mould to run for Fernie city council in October

Mould grew up in Fernie, started a family here and works in IT

Jesse Mould is running for a seat on Fernie city council. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Sparwood councillor Amy Cardozo is running for a second term on council in October. (Image contributed)

Amy Cardozo to run for second term on Sparwood council

Cardozo was first elected in 2018 after campaigning on government transparency

Sparwood councillor Amy Cardozo is running for a second term on council in October. (Image contributed)
Jason Meldrum is running for a seat on the Elkford council this October. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Jason Meldrum to run for Elkford council

Meldrum was the driving force behind the Elkford Bike Park, which is weeks from completion

Jason Meldrum is running for a seat on the Elkford council this October. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Local high-school teacher Michael Bull is running for Fernie council in October. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Michael Bull to run for Fernie council

Bull is a local high-school teacher and has lived in town permanently for the last decade

Local high-school teacher Michael Bull is running for Fernie council in October. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Spencer Gough is running for Fernie council in October 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Spencer Gough to run for Fernie council

A gymnastics coach, Gough has lived in Fernie full-time for the last five years

Spencer Gough is running for Fernie council in October 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Thomas McDonald is running for Area A director with the RDEK in October. Pictured on his Cokato farm in August. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Thomas McDonald to run for Area A director

Area A encompasses all of the Elk Valley outside the three municipalities

Thomas McDonald is running for Area A director with the RDEK in October. Pictured on his Cokato farm in August. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Harshan Ramadass is running for City of Fernie council in 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Harshan Ramadass to run for Fernie council

Ramadass and his family have lived in Fernie for 12 years

Harshan Ramadass is running for City of Fernie council in 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Kyle Hamilton is running for city council in 2022 again. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Kyle Hamilton declares he’s running for Fernie council

Hamilton has served on city council since 2018

Kyle Hamilton is running for city council in 2022 again. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Nic Milligan has announced his intention to run for Mayor of Fernie at the October 15 2022 municipal elections. Pictured here on 2nd Ave in Fernie. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Nic Milligan to run for Mayor of Fernie

Milligan worked in the mining industry for almost 25 years, and raised his family in Fernie

Nic Milligan has announced his intention to run for Mayor of Fernie at the October 15 2022 municipal elections. Pictured here on 2nd Ave in Fernie. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
House model on wood table overlooking neighbourhood (Pixabay photo).

Housing, homelessness and poverty are top concerns in B.C. municipal election: survey

Survey shows housing, homelessness and poverty as top voter concern for civic fall election

House model on wood table overlooking neighbourhood (Pixabay photo).
Downtown Fernie pictured in February 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Fernie Chamber starts crafting business priorities for municipal election

A platform crafted from business input will be shared ahead of the election

Downtown Fernie pictured in February 2022. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)