Municipal election

Joe Bramsleven and partner Tammy Wilson (centre) await election results with campaign manager Scott Groves, right, and his wife Lori Ann Groves at Boston Pizza Oct. 15. (Deb Meissner photo)

Atrill defeats Bramsleven for mayor in landslide

Mika Meyer replaces Atrill as the sixth councillor

 

A sign of an upcoming election. Campaign signs line the highway near Queen Street in Smithers.  (Marisca Bakker photo)

Councillor candidates discuss the environment

Views on climate change and electric vehicles vary between the four

 

Smithers Councillor Candidates on keeping the town moving

Four people running for council discuss infrastructure concerns in the Town of Smithers

 

Underground and surface infrastructure top priorities for mayoral candidates

Airport also critical to Town’s success: Bramsleven, Atrill

Byelection debate strikes civil tone

Smithers mayoral and councillor candidates cordially duked it out on Thursday night

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Joe Bramsleven

Smithers mayoral candidate makes his opening pitch for your vote

  • Sep 25, 2020

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Gladys Atrill

Mayoral hopeful makes her initial bid for your vote

  • Sep 25, 2020

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Sam Raven

Council hopeful makes her initial bid for your vote

  • Sep 25, 2020

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Colin Bateman

Council hopeful makes his opening pitch for your vote

  • Sep 25, 2020

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Mika Meyer

Smithers council hopeful makes her initial bid for your vote

  • Sep 25, 2020

SMITHERS MUNICIPAL BYELECTION: Randy Bell

Council hopeful makes his initial bid for your vote

  • Sep 24, 2020

Voting is a civic duty

The Interior News commends the candidates for mayor and council, urges engagement of the electorate

Four candidates will try for vacant Smithers council seat

Colin Bateman, Sam Raven, Randy Bell and Mika Meyer all submitted nomination papers last week

Fourth candidate enters council race

Mika Meyer joins Colin Bateman, Randy Bell and Sam Raven for Smithers councillor

Colin Bateman announces intention to run for Smithers council

Aspen Inn manager believes council diversity required to rebound from COVID

Smithers businessman will challenge for mayor’s chain

Joe Bramsleven announces his intent to run for mayor of Smithers in the upcoming byelection

Municipal election loophole will be fixed, premier says

Union, corporate donations still allowed for slate party ‘operational’ needs

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

NDP moves to limit local election money

Selina Robinson’s bans corporate, union donations