Municipal Election

Mayor Deb Kozak. File photo

Deb Kozak will seek re-election

Nelson’s mayor is so far the only candidate

Mayor Deb Kozak. File photo
UPDATED: Six more candidates running for Nelson city council

UPDATED: Six more candidates running for Nelson city council

Prospective candidates have until September 14 to sign up with Elections BC.

UPDATED: Six more candidates running for Nelson city council
Political hopefuls get election primer

Political hopefuls get election primer

Workshop to be held in Castlegar for those interested in running in West Kootenay municipal elections

Political hopefuls get election primer
City councillor Robin Cherbo says he is seeking re-election in the fall. File photo

City councillor Robin Cherbo announces he’s running for re-election

Cherbo will be among the nominees for the Oct. 20 municipal election

City councillor Robin Cherbo says he is seeking re-election in the fall. File photo
Dean McKerracher announces election bid

Dean McKerracher announces election bid

Another East Kootenay mayor has announced they will stand for re-election this year.

Dean McKerracher announces election bid
The Regional District of Central Kootenay has its headquarters in Nelson. Photo: Nelson Star file

10 RDCK incumbents seek re-election

Most rural directors want another term

  • May 17, 2018
The Regional District of Central Kootenay has its headquarters in Nelson. Photo: Nelson Star file
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)
Nelson to review city council pay levels

Nelson to review city council pay levels

The results would apply to the next council following the municipal election this fall

Nelson to review city council pay levels
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)