Federal Election

Seven candidates are vying to represent Delta in the House of Commons. Top row, from left: Randy Anderson-Fennell (New Democratic Party), Amarit Bains (Independent), Tony Bennett (Independent) and Tanya Corbet (Conservative Party of Canada). Bottom row, from left: Craig DeCraene (Green Party of Canada), Angelina Ireland (People’s Party of Canada) and Carla Qualtrough (Liberal Party of Canada). (James Smith/photos submitted)

UPDATE: Liberal Carla Qualtrough re-elected in Delta

Qualtrough says she looks forward to hitting the ground running and picking up where her government left off

Seven candidates are vying to represent Delta in the House of Commons. Top row, from left: Randy Anderson-Fennell (New Democratic Party), Amarit Bains (Independent), Tony Bennett (Independent) and Tanya Corbet (Conservative Party of Canada). Bottom row, from left: Craig DeCraene (Green Party of Canada), Angelina Ireland (People’s Party of Canada) and Carla Qualtrough (Liberal Party of Canada). (James Smith/photos submitted)
Alistair MacGregor has been tapped to run again for the NDP in Cowichan-Malahat-Langford in the next federal election in 2019. (File photo)

Alistair MacGregor nominated to run again for NDP in Cowichan in next year’s federal election

NDP MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford was acclaimed at meeting on Dec. 2

Alistair MacGregor has been tapped to run again for the NDP in Cowichan-Malahat-Langford in the next federal election in 2019. (File photo)
From right to left: Nick Csaszar, John Kidder, Jati Sidhu, Michael Nenn and Brad Vis at the all-candidates meeting in Harrison Mills Thursday (Oct. 3). (Grace Kennedy/The Observer)

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon candidates answer questions

The local candidates are running for a seat in the House of Commons

  • Oct 21, 2019
From right to left: Nick Csaszar, John Kidder, Jati Sidhu, Michael Nenn and Brad Vis at the all-candidates meeting in Harrison Mills Thursday (Oct. 3). (Grace Kennedy/The Observer)
The six federal candidates for the Kootenay-Columbia Riding. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Federal candidates talk most pressing issues in Revelstoke

Concerns include jobs, logging, climate change, affordable housing, Highway 1

  • Oct 21, 2019
The six federal candidates for the Kootenay-Columbia Riding. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
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Kootenay-Columbia polls now closed for Canada’s federal election

The Star will be providing updates for Kootenay-Columbia throughout the evening

  • Oct 21, 2019
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(Cartoon: Patrick LaMontagne)
(Cartoon: Patrick LaMontagne)
A student casts a ballot as part of a previous Student Vote event in Chilliwack. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress file)

More than 5,000 school-aged kids cast ballots in Chilliwack-Hope Student Vote 2019

Those under 18 picked Conservative Mark Strahl with Green Party's Art Green in second

A student casts a ballot as part of a previous Student Vote event in Chilliwack. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress file)
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Polls now closed in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

  • Oct 21, 2019
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Map shows the boundaries of the Cloverdale-Langley City riding. (Photo: Elections Canada)

CLOVERDALE-LANGLEY CITY: Meet your candidates for the Oct. 21 election

This riding, created in 2013, takes in parts of Langley, South Surrey-White-Rock-Cloverdale and Fleetwood-Port Kells

  • Oct 21, 2019
Map shows the boundaries of the Cloverdale-Langley City riding. (Photo: Elections Canada)
Voter's Guide for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

Voter’s Guide for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

Check out our voter's guide for tomorrow's federal election:

  • Oct 21, 2019
Voter's Guide for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford
Not sure where to vote? Find out here. Photo: Elections Canada

Polls now closed in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Watch the Journal website for news about the results in local ridings

  • Oct 21, 2019
Not sure where to vote? Find out here. Photo: Elections Canada
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Kelowna-Lake Country polls are now closed

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

  • Oct 21, 2019
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Winner of riding Conservative Dan Albas and family

Conservative Dan Albas wins Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

Supporters for candidates gather in West Kelowna to watch election results

  • Oct 21, 2019
Winner of riding Conservative Dan Albas and family
The polls closed at 7 p.m. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

UPDATE: Morrison wins Kootenay-Columbia by more than 7,000 votes

Elections Canada is reporting a 72% voter turnout

  • Oct 21, 2019
The polls closed at 7 p.m. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Robin Morton Stanbridge is running in the Cowichan-Malahat-Langford riding for the Christian Heritage Party in the federal election on Oct. 21. (Submitted photo)

Stanbridge to run for Christian Heritage Party in Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

There are now six candidates in the riding for federal election

Robin Morton Stanbridge is running in the Cowichan-Malahat-Langford riding for the Christian Heritage Party in the federal election on Oct. 21. (Submitted photo)
CCFC member Ian Carmichael is inviting 2019 federal election voters to get on the Vote Bus 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)

Get on the Vote Bus 2019 if you need a ride to the polls

Goal of the Vote Bus project is to see the highest voter turnout ever in Chilliwack-Hope

CCFC member Ian Carmichael is inviting 2019 federal election voters to get on the Vote Bus 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)
Control of Parliament could conceivably come down to one or two seats in the House of Commons – and possibly the results in the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding.

Control of Parliament could rest on a handful of ridings – including Agassiz and Harrison’s

UFV political science professor says Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon result could play key role

  • Oct 21, 2019
Control of Parliament could conceivably come down to one or two seats in the House of Commons – and possibly the results in the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding.
(Elections Canada photo)

Polls now open in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

  • Oct 21, 2019
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McCammon elementary was fairly busy with voters arriving close the noon hour on voting day, Oct. 21, 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)

Polling priorities include the economy and seniors

Voters talk about their number-one priorities as they exit the polling station

McCammon elementary was fairly busy with voters arriving close the noon hour on voting day, Oct. 21, 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)
How do Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates feel about the election and their chances?

How do Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates feel about the election and their chances?

We check in with the candidates before local results start coming in

How do Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates feel about the election and their chances?