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Free transit in Quesnel on election day

There is free transit on all routes for Monday, Oct. 21

  • Oct 19, 2019

Cariboo-Prince George candidates give take on drugs, crime

Answers revolved around affordable housing and getting to the root cause of the problem

Cariboo-Prince George candidates address forestry at Quesnel forum

Five candidates were asked 12 questions about everything from climate change to drug addiction

Several new directors elected on CRD board

Seven new board members, five acclaimed

Preliminary School District 28 trustee results are in

Roland Sawatsky defeated in unofficial results, with seven remaining candidates elected

Wells election results are in

Preliminary results have Gabe Fourchalk winning the mayoral race

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The Observer catches up with some city council candidates

Laurey-Anne Roodenburg, Fritz Wyssen, and Ron Paull all spoke with the Observer

Quesnel vote count still very low

Less than 20 per cent of eligible voters have cast their ballot as of 6:30 p.m.

What’s important to you this election? Locals weigh in

The Observer talks to Quesnel and CRD residents as they head to the polls

1,201 of 7,484 eligible voters have cast ballots so far in Quesnel election

Number represents 16% of eligible voters, with just over 3 hours to go until polling stations close

270 ballots cast so far in City of Quesnel election

Locals can vote for up to 6 councillors and 7 school trustees, plus the Public Works Referendum

The Observer asks: What issues are important to you for the municipal election?

Locals weigh in on Quesnel’s future as election day kicks off

ELECTION DAY: polls are now closed

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

  • Oct 20, 2018

A handy guide to the local election: municipal, CRD and SD28

How and where to vote locally, plus links to candidate profiles and information on referendums

BC Transit offering free rides on election day

BC Transit partners with City to encourage locals to get out and vote Oct. 20

Referendum set for replacement of Quesnel’s Public Works facility

New facility in different location would see City take on $8.5 million loan

Evacuation order issues for north arm of Quesnel Lake

Tasse Lake wildfire burning at an estimated 4 hectares in size

Evacuation alert issued for Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake areas

Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake area residents are on evacuation alert and should be prepared to leave