Election 2018

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District deputy chief electoral officer Shelli Lyle, left, observes as chief electoral officer Wendy Thomson goes over the election results of Oct. 20, 2018 before declaring them finalized. SUSAN QUINN PHOTO

Two Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District elections declared invalid

New elections will have to take place after irregularities found that could affect who was elected

 

Balakrishna (Viraat) Thammanna is one of 40 candidates running for council in this week’s municipal election. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin

Globe-trotting soldier wants to serve on Nanaimo city council

Balakrishna (Viraat) Thammanna has skipped across the Rocky Mountains

 

40 people running for Nanaimo city council

40 people running for Nanaimo city council

Nomination deadline passes in advance of Oct. 20 local government elections

 

Stan Pottie has picked up his nomination papers as he intends to run for mayor of the District of Lantzville in next month’s municipal election. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin

Lantzville sues man running for mayor there

Stan Pottie picks up nomination papers to run in next month’s municipal election

Stan Pottie has picked up his nomination papers as he intends to run for mayor of the District of Lantzville in next month’s municipal election. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin
Leonard Krog officially announces he will be running for mayor of Nanaimo. He made his announcement Wednesday evening at the Coast Bastion Hotel. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

Mayoral candidate Krog foresees change on Nanaimo council

‘You’re going to see a change in government here in Nanaimo,’ says MLA

Leonard Krog officially announces he will be running for mayor of Nanaimo. He made his announcement Wednesday evening at the Coast Bastion Hotel. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)