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Angelique Wood: New Democratic Party

A resident of Hedley, B.C., Angelique Wood  is the New Democrat Party candidate for the Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola riding. She served in regional government as the Area G director for the District of Okanagan-Simkilameen from 2011 to 2014. Her bid for ...

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Dan Albas: Conservative Party of Canada

The incumbent MP for the Nicola Valley is Dan Albas with the Conservative Party of Canada. Originally a business owner, Rotarian, and chamber of commerce advocate in Penticton, he sat on that city’s council from 2008 to 2011. He also ...

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Robert Mellalieu: Green Party

Robert Mellalieu is the Green Party of Canada candidate. A self-described geek, he runs his own computer business in Kelowna. He became interested in politics teaching civics to his son back in 2011, who he and his wife were then ...

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Year in Review: November 21

Year in Review: November 21

Fortin wins mayoralty in close race In what was ultimately a close race, first-term municipal councillor Cindy Fortin crossed the finish line on November 15, emerging as Peachland’s first female mayor since 1944. In her bid for the town’s top ...

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Take free public transit on Election Day

To ensure everyone has an opportunity to vote in the Local General Election, Kelowna Regional Transit is offering free bus service throughout its service area- Peachland, Kelowna, West Kelowna and Lake Country – on Saturday, Nov. 15. Free service will ...

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Vern Moberg, candidate for council

As part of our election coverage, The View sent each mayoral and council candidate a list of issue-based questions, that we hoped would elicit interesting and informative responses for voters to consider. Below, and throughout this week’s and last week’s ...

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Bruce Letendre, candidate for mayor

What do you think the municipality can do to help Peachland address issues with Highway 97 coming through town?  Addressing the Highway 97 issue…I will continue to message and pressure the Highways Ministry for a decision that Peachland residents want, ...

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