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Peter Adamo (left) and Dennis Adamson (right) are running for director of Electoral B.

QA with candidates for Electoral Area B

Four questions and answers with Electoral B candidates

(L to R) Linda Kerr, Heather Stewin, Pattie Desjardins, and Lori Izawa are candidates running to be trustee.

School District 78 trustee candidates Q and A

Three questions and answers with school board trustee candidates

(Top row, L to R) Angela Skoglund, Arlene Webster, Bob Shore, Crystal Sedore (Middle row, L to R) Heather Stewin, Hondo Stroyan, John Mason, Pauline Newbigging, Janet Wort (Bottom row, L to R) Dave Fernie, Scott Medlock, Sue Turgeon, Zachary Wells

QA with candidates for Hope councillor

Four questions and answers with council candidates

Wilfried Vicktor (left) and Victor Smith (right) are running for mayor. (Wilfried Vicktor/Victor Smith)

QA with candidates for Hope mayor

Four questions and answers with mayor candidates

Wilfried Vicktor (left) and Victor Smith (right) are running for mayor. (Wilfried Vicktor/Victor Smith)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Trudeau meets with UK prime minister, other world leaders ahead of queen’s funeral

PM brushed off question around reconsidering Canada’s ties to the monarchy

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
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B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding

B.C. likely won’t know which party – NDP, Liberals or Greens – will be leading the province for weeks

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Around 45 residents voted at the Yale community centre on general voting day in B.C., on Oct. 24. (Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard)

Hope, Canyon voters reflect on snap campaign

Voters say they feel safe coming out to cast their ballots in Fraser-Nicola

Around 45 residents voted at the Yale community centre on general voting day in B.C., on Oct. 24. (Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
Residents of Fraser-Nicola can vote at the Hope Legion hall on general voting day, Oct. 24, 2020. Other polling stations include the Silver Creek Elementary School, Yale Community Centre and Canyon Lanes Bowling Alley in Boston Bar. (Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard)

It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.’s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

Residents of Fraser-Nicola can vote at the Hope Legion hall on general voting day, Oct. 24, 2020. Other polling stations include the Silver Creek Elementary School, Yale Community Centre and Canyon Lanes Bowling Alley in Boston Bar. (Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard)
MAP: See which Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon neighbourhoods were most supportive of each party in 2015

MAP: See which Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon neighbourhoods were most supportive of each party in 2015

Conservatives thrived in rural areas, NDP did well in Lillooet the Liberals won Indo-Canadian areas

MAP: See which Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon neighbourhoods were most supportive of each party in 2015
Fraser-Cascade school district trustees announced
Fraser-Cascade school district trustees announced
Five of seven members of Hope’s newly elected council celebrated at the Legion in Hope Saturday. They are, from left, Victor Smith, Mayor Peter Robb, Scott Medlock, Dusty Smith and Craig Traun. Heather Stewin and Bob Erickson were also re-elected to council. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard

Mayor-elect Peter Robb says cannabis, housing first on his agenda

Robb joins Victor Smith, Scott Medlock, Dusty Smith, Craig Traun, Heather Stewin and Bob Erickson at the council table

Five of seven members of Hope’s newly elected council celebrated at the Legion in Hope Saturday. They are, from left, Victor Smith, Mayor Peter Robb, Scott Medlock, Dusty Smith and Craig Traun. Heather Stewin and Bob Erickson were also re-elected to council. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard
Place your bets on whether the coffee shop poll can predict who will take the mayor and council seats in Hope
Place your bets on whether the coffee shop poll can predict who will take the mayor and council seats in Hope
Voting day: Hear from Hope voters who went to the polls Saturday

Voting day: Hear from Hope voters who went to the polls Saturday

Several first-time voters came to the polls as the sun shone down on Hope Saturday

Voting day: Hear from Hope voters who went to the polls Saturday
Donna Kneller’s Grade 5 class counts the votes for Hope mayor, in a day-long vote the class organized and voted in. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard

WATCH: Results of Coquihalla Elementary’s municipal vote a closely guarded secret

Students staged their own vote for mayor, councillors and school trustees Thursday

Donna Kneller’s Grade 5 class counts the votes for Hope mayor, in a day-long vote the class organized and voted in. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard
Voting day: Polls are now open at the Hope recreation centre

Voting day: Polls are now open at the Hope recreation centre

Voters to elect Hope’s mayor and council, school trustees and Area A & B electoral directors

Voting day: Polls are now open at the Hope recreation centre
Terry Raymond and Dennis Adamson retake their seats at the FVRD table

Terry Raymond and Dennis Adamson retake their seats at the FVRD table

No big upsets as both incumbents retake their positions as directors of electoral area A and B

Terry Raymond and Dennis Adamson retake their seats at the FVRD table
OPINION: Some people just shouldn’t vote

OPINION: Some people just shouldn’t vote

It is traditional for a newspaper, in the issue immediately proceeding an…

OPINION: Some people just shouldn’t vote
Voting day is Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Hope recreation centre. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard

Voting in Hope? Here’s what you need to know

Who can vote, what IDs to bring and how the process works in your Oct. 20 municipal election

Voting day is Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Hope recreation centre. Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard
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