Election 2022

Maple Ridge school board candidate Brian Dominick does not deny this was him in a video outside the Vancouver Art Gallery speaking to a crowd of people. (Screen grab)

Lower Mainland school board candidate on video preaching about exterminating the ‘global, elitist parasite’

Brian Dominick is seen outside the Vancouver Art Gallery at World Freedom Rally

 

Council candidates (from left) Mike Davies, Colleen Evans, Tanille Johnston, Susan Sinnott and Sean Smythe prepare to debate the issues at the Tidemark Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 22. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

CITY COUNCIL: First of three city councillor candidate debates held

VIDEO: Review the full discussion by the first five of 14 councillor candidates

 

From left: Mary Ruth Snyder, executive director of the Campbell River and District Chamber of Commerce, prepares to question mayoral candidates Michael Calhoun, Charlie Cornfield, Kermit Dahl, Saron Gebresellassi and Larry Samson at the all-candidates debate at the Tidemark Theatre on Wednesday, Sept. 20. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

CITY COUNCIL: Mayoral candidates wrestle with complex issues

A common thread in candidates’ responses implied there are no easy solutions

 

Corinne Saad, executive director of Gorge View Society, discusses the joint list of calls to action during a media event on Sept. 22 at the Camas Gardens Supportive Housing Site in Victoria. (Austin Westphal/News Staff)

Vancouver Island housing crisis takes centre stage ahead of municipal election

Non-profit housing providers give calls to action at a Victoria press conference

Corinne Saad, executive director of Gorge View Society, discusses the joint list of calls to action during a media event on Sept. 22 at the Camas Gardens Supportive Housing Site in Victoria. (Austin Westphal/News Staff)
Beb Lanyon is running for city council. Photo contributed

CITY COUNCIL: Ben Lanyon puts his name forward for city council

I’ve spent the last 17 years raising a family in Campbell River,…

  • Sep 22, 2022
Beb Lanyon is running for city council. Photo contributed
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Council of Canadians hold All Candidates Meet And Greet In Campbell River Oct. 1

On Saturday, Oct. 1 1-3 p.m., Council of Canadians Campbell River Chapter…

  • Sep 21, 2022
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Campbell River City Hall. Campbell River Mirror file photo

Mayoral candidates debate tonight, Sept. 21 at the Tidemark Theatre

Debate moved from Tuesday to accommodate city council meeting change

  • Sep 21, 2022
Campbell River City Hall. Campbell River Mirror file photo
Woodworker, artist, YouTube entertainer, art education coordinator and former Mirror journalist Mike Davies has announced that he is running for a position on Campbell River city council in the Oct. 15 Municipal General Election. Photo Submitted

CITY COUNCIL: Former Mirror journalist running for council

Former Campbell River Mirror journalist Mike Davies says after years of reporting…

  • Sep 16, 2022
Woodworker, artist, YouTube entertainer, art education coordinator and former Mirror journalist Mike Davies has announced that he is running for a position on Campbell River city council in the Oct. 15 Municipal General Election. Photo Submitted
Education Minister Jennifer Whiteside and partners in provincial K-12 education issued a statement on Sept. 16, 2022 in support of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) policy. (Black Press Media file photo)

B.C. Education Minister and partners in K-12 education issue statement in support of SOGI

Statement on inclusive policy comes 1 day before election campaign to elect school board trustees

Education Minister Jennifer Whiteside and partners in provincial K-12 education issued a statement on Sept. 16, 2022 in support of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) policy. (Black Press Media file photo)
Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. The official campaign period begins Sept .17. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)
Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. The official campaign period begins Sept .17. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)
Ron Kerr is running for re-election for city councllor. Photo contributed

CITY COUNCIL: Ron Kerr is running for re-election

Campbell River is at a crossroads. I believe that this election is…

  • Sep 15, 2022
Ron Kerr is running for re-election for city councllor. Photo contributed
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OUR VIEW: Candidates: thank-you for stepping forward

Well, the nomination papers are in and the slate of candidates for…

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Alaina Kelly is running for SD72 board of school trustees. Photo contributed

SD72: Alaina Kelly puts name forward for school board

Alaina Kelly is running for Greater Campbell River District School Board (SD#72).…

  • Sep 13, 2022
Alaina Kelly is running for SD72 board of school trustees. Photo contributed
Saron Gebresellassi is running for mayor of Campbell River. Photo contributed
Saron Gebresellassi is running for mayor of Campbell River. Photo contributed
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Series of all-candidates debates set for mayoral and council candidates

UPDATE: Mayoral debate and area directors debate switched due to holiday for Queen Elizabeth II

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Tahsis has two mayoral candidates, eight councillor candidates in the 2022 municipal election. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror
Tahsis has two mayoral candidates, eight councillor candidates in the 2022 municipal election. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror
The Strathcona Regional District. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror

Seven candidates running for Strathcona Regional District electoral area directorships

One electoral area only has one candidate, other three have two candidates each

The Strathcona Regional District. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror
Nine candidates are running to be a SD72 trustee. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror
Nine candidates are running to be a SD72 trustee. Photo by Marc Kitteringham/Campbell River Mirror
Campbell River City Hall. Campbell River Mirror photo

Five candidates vie for Campbell River mayoralty, 14 for councillor

Local government election takes place on Saturday, Oct. 15

Campbell River City Hall. Campbell River Mirror photo
Dave Harper is running for SD72 Board of School Trustees. Photo contributed

SD72: Dave Harper running for a seat on SD72 school board

Dave Harper has announced he is running for a seat on the…

  • Sep 9, 2022
Dave Harper is running for SD72 Board of School Trustees. Photo contributed
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