Municipal election

MacKay-Dunn running for council in Qualicum Beach

MacKay-Dunn running for council in Qualicum Beach

Doug MacKay-Dunn and his wife Doreen were homeowners in Oceanside during the…

  • Sep 28, 2018
MacKay-Dunn running for council in Qualicum Beach
We’ve got you covered for 2018 election

We’ve got you covered for 2018 election

There are more candidates running for office in District 69 than in…

  • Sep 27, 2018
We’ve got you covered for 2018 election
Qualicum Beach Councillor Barry Avis is running for his seat in the Oct. 20 election. — HA Photography

Avis seeks re-election as Qualicum Beach councillor

Candidate speaks of ‘limited growth’ in consideration of quality of life, water

  • Sep 25, 2018
Qualicum Beach Councillor Barry Avis is running for his seat in the Oct. 20 election. — HA Photography
Qualicum Beach council candidate Jean Young. — Submitted by Jean Young

Jean Young running for Qualicum Beach councillor

Longtime business owner discusses her past accomplishments, plans for council

  • Sep 24, 2018
Qualicum Beach council candidate Jean Young. — Submitted by Jean Young
Marilyn Wilson has announced her intention to run for councillor for the City of Parksville.

Marilyn Wilson runs for Parksville councillor

Wilson hopes a new council will unite the city

  • Sep 24, 2018
Marilyn Wilson has announced her intention to run for councillor for the City of Parksville.
Longtime Parksville volunteer Adam Fras is running for Parksville councillor. Submitted photo

Adam Fras runs for Parksville councillor

The father and former firefighter will focus on peaceful living, transparency and tax cuts

  • Sep 20, 2018
Longtime Parksville volunteer Adam Fras is running for Parksville councillor. Submitted photo
Former Parksville councillor Al Greir is running for a council seat this coming election. — Submitted by Al Greir

Al Greir looks to return to Parksville council

Candidate announces ‘complete recovery’ years after snake bite

  • Sep 20, 2018
Former Parksville councillor Al Greir is running for a council seat this coming election. — Submitted by Al Greir
McLean seeks director spot for RDN Area H

McLean seeks director spot for RDN Area H

Local contractor Stuart McLean has announced his candidacy for RDN Director of…

McLean seeks director spot for RDN Area H
Skipsey hopes to be Qualicum Beach’s first female mayor

Skipsey hopes to be Qualicum Beach’s first female mayor

Councillor aims to bring consensus at leader of council

  • Sep 18, 2018
Skipsey hopes to be Qualicum Beach’s first female mayor
Wagner to run for city council

Wagner to run for city council

Parksville mother wants to bridge gap between city’s diverse generations

  • Sep 15, 2018
Wagner to run for city council
Submitted photo                                Clarke Gourlay will run for Director of Electoral Area G in the Regional District of Nanaimo.

Clarke Gourlay will run for Director of Electoral Area G in the Regional District of Nanaimo

Longtime French Creek resident is the founder of Little Qualicum Cheeseworks

  • Sep 14, 2018
Submitted photo                                Clarke Gourlay will run for Director of Electoral Area G in the Regional District of Nanaimo.
Election campaign officially underway

Election campaign officially underway

Candidates file papers by 4 p.m. deadline

  • Sep 14, 2018
Election campaign officially underway
Brian Wiese announces candidacy for mayor of Qualicum Beach

Brian Wiese announces candidacy for mayor of Qualicum Beach

Experienced manager looks to preserve and promote the quality of life

  • Sep 13, 2018
Brian Wiese announces candidacy for mayor of Qualicum Beach
Parksville councillor Kim Burden files nomination papers

Parksville councillor Kim Burden files nomination papers

Burden has served as a Parksville city councillor for the past two years

  • Sep 11, 2018
Parksville councillor Kim Burden files nomination papers
Doug O’Brien runs for Parksville City council

Doug O’Brien runs for Parksville City council

O’brien vows to advocate for residents

  • Sep 11, 2018
Doug O’Brien runs for Parksville City council
Photo submitted                                Duane Round announced his candidacy for the Regional District of Nanaimo’s Area G Director spot.

Longtime local resident bids for RDN Area G Director

Duane Round will run in the October election

  • Sep 10, 2018
Photo submitted                                Duane Round announced his candidacy for the Regional District of Nanaimo’s Area G Director spot.
Qualicum Beach Mayor Teunis Westbroek has withdrawn his candidacy in the coming municipal election. — NEWS File Photo

Westbroek pulls out of Qualicum Beach mayoral race

Current mayor cites health reasons for withdrawing candidacy

  • Sep 7, 2018
Qualicum Beach Mayor Teunis Westbroek has withdrawn his candidacy in the coming municipal election. — NEWS File Photo
Photo submitted by Lehann Wallace Nanoose Bay’s Lehann Wallace announces her candidacy for director for the Regional District of Nanaimo, Area G.

Wallace tosses hat in ring for RDN director in Area G

Stanhope endorses candidate

  • Sep 6, 2018
Photo submitted by Lehann Wallace Nanoose Bay’s Lehann Wallace announces her candidacy for director for the Regional District of Nanaimo, Area G.
Photo submitted by Ed Mayne                                Former Parksville mayor Ed Mayne has announced his intentions to run again for the mayor of Parksville in the October election.

Former Parksville mayor to run for office again

Ed Mayne has announced his intention to seek the mayor’s chair once…

  • Sep 4, 2018
Photo submitted by Ed Mayne                                Former Parksville mayor Ed Mayne has announced his intentions to run again for the mayor of Parksville in the October election.
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)