Federal Election

Okanagan woman, 91, votes at advance polls despite broken hip, shoulder and wrist

Okanagan woman, 91, votes at advance polls despite broken hip, shoulder and wrist

Angela Maynard has voted in almost every election during her lifetime

Okanagan woman, 91, votes at advance polls despite broken hip, shoulder and wrist
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and NDP leader Jagmeet Singh shake hands following the Federal leaders French language debate in Gatineau, Que. on Thursday, October 10, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Singh says NDP would form coalition with the Liberals to stop Tories

Singh was in a Liberal-held riding Sunday afternoon in Surrey where he was pressed about his post-election intentions

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and NDP leader Jagmeet Singh shake hands following the Federal leaders French language debate in Gatineau, Que. on Thursday, October 10, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau exits the campaign airplane to thank local volunteers before departing Vancouver, B.C. on Saturday October 12, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Trudeau dons protective vest as security concern delays Toronto-area rally

Trudeau to campaign in the Toronto area on Sunday as the federal election campaign heads into final week

Federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau exits the campaign airplane to thank local volunteers before departing Vancouver, B.C. on Saturday October 12, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
A screenshot of Elections Canada’s website showing a map directing voters to the wrong end of Cedar Road. (Elections Canada image)

Map on Elections Canada website sends Nanaimo-Ladysmith voters to landfill

Address for polling station correct, but Google Map address differs

A screenshot of Elections Canada’s website showing a map directing voters to the wrong end of Cedar Road. (Elections Canada image)
(Photo: twitter.com/CPAC_TV)

Trudeau talks two-year grace period on student loans while visiting B.C.

Trudeau spoke about the Liberals’ plan to ‘make education more affordable for students’

(Photo: twitter.com/CPAC_TV)
(Elections Canada photo)

No holiday for campaigning leaders on Thanksgiving weekend, but pace slows

There is a little over a week to go before election day, and advanced polls are now open

(Elections Canada photo)
Scheer rallies Conservative supporters in Fraser Valley

Scheer rallies Conservative supporters in Fraser Valley

Andrew Scheer drew a huge crowd of supporters 10 days before the federal election

Scheer rallies Conservative supporters in Fraser Valley
Liberal candidate Jati Sidhu backs out of four interview appointments with The News

Liberal candidate Jati Sidhu backs out of four interview appointments with The News

Jati Sidhu, the Liberal incumbent in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon, said he was too busy to talk

Liberal candidate Jati Sidhu backs out of four interview appointments with The News
Jati Sidhu, the Liberal candidate for the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding, speaks during Thursday’s all-candidates meeting.

Highway 1, crime and pipeline debated at Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon forum

Five candidates for the riding debated the issues Thursday in Abbotsford

Jati Sidhu, the Liberal candidate for the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding, speaks during Thursday’s all-candidates meeting.
Heated cross-riding clash at debate between NDP’s Nenn on stage, Conservative Fast in crowd

Heated cross-riding clash at debate between NDP’s Nenn on stage, Conservative Fast in crowd

Candidates from different ridings show anger during Thursday’s all-candidates meeting in Abbotsford

Heated cross-riding clash at debate between NDP’s Nenn on stage, Conservative Fast in crowd
Complaint filed about Mission Liberal candidate’s billboard, mailer

Complaint filed about Mission Liberal candidate’s billboard, mailer

Brad Vis’ Conservative campaign has raised some issues regarding Jati Sidhu’s campaign

Complaint filed about Mission Liberal candidate’s billboard, mailer
Final debate behind them, federal leaders begin sprints to Oct. 21 voting day
Final debate behind them, federal leaders begin sprints to Oct. 21 voting day
Pipeline politics loom large in final scheduled federal leaders’ debate

Pipeline politics loom large in final scheduled federal leaders’ debate

Digital rights, costs for seniors and Canada’s trade with China also came up – but debate kept going back to pipeline

Pipeline politics loom large in final scheduled federal leaders’ debate
Advance voting in 2019 federal election begins

Advance voting in 2019 federal election begins

Voting at advance polling stations has become a popular choice in Canada over the years

Advance voting in 2019 federal election begins
LIVE STORY: Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon candidates square off at forum

LIVE STORY: Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon candidates square off at forum

Those running in the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding square off tonight at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium

LIVE STORY: Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon candidates square off at forum
Federal leaders face off in final debate of the election campaign

Federal leaders face off in final debate of the election campaign

Bloc leader Yves-Francois Blanchet will likely find himself on the defensive Thursday

Federal leaders face off in final debate of the election campaign
Tories to release platform on Friday, Singh sets terms for NDP minority support

Tories to release platform on Friday, Singh sets terms for NDP minority support

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has vowed to balance the budget in five years

Tories to release platform on Friday, Singh sets terms for NDP minority support
Video & questionnaire: John Kidder - Green Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

Video & questionnaire: John Kidder – Green Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

John Kidder is the Green Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

Video & questionnaire: John Kidder - Green Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon
VIDEO: Julius (Nick) Csaszar - People’s Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

VIDEO: Julius (Nick) Csaszar – People’s Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

Julius (Nick) Csaszar is the People’s Party of Canada candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

VIDEO: Julius (Nick) Csaszar - People’s Party candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon
An all-candidates meeting for the federal riding of Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon took place at the Clarke Theatre in Mission on Wednesday night. Five of the six candidates (from left to right) Nick Csaszar, People’s Party of Canada, Brad Vis, Conservative, Jati Sidhu, Liberal, John Kidder, Green and Michael Nenn, NDP attended the forum. Marxist-Leninist candidate Elaine Wismer did not participate. / Kevin Mills Photo

Mission candidates talk sewer pipe, climate change

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding hopefuls meet to debate issues

An all-candidates meeting for the federal riding of Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon took place at the Clarke Theatre in Mission on Wednesday night. Five of the six candidates (from left to right) Nick Csaszar, People’s Party of Canada, Brad Vis, Conservative, Jati Sidhu, Liberal, John Kidder, Green and Michael Nenn, NDP attended the forum. Marxist-Leninist candidate Elaine Wismer did not participate. / Kevin Mills Photo