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(The Canadian Press)

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

Lou Champis showing off his voting sticker. (Zoe Ducklow)

Port Hardy votes!

Checking in with local voters after the ballots have been cast

The Port Hardy Civic Centre is where residents will be casting their vote today. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)

Civic Centre in Port Hardy sees steady stream of voters to start general election voting day

Keep following the Gazette today for more stories as we cover the 2020 snap election.

The Port Hardy Civic Centre is where residents will be casting their vote today. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)
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)
It’s election day in B.C. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)

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

It’s election day in B.C. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)
North Island Votes. Campbell River Mirror graphic

North Island candidates reflect on economic pillars

Business group calls forestry, aquaculture and tourism the “three pillars”

North Island Votes. Campbell River Mirror graphic
North Island Votes. Campbell River Mirror graphic

North Island candidates hit the campaign trail COVID-19-style

Technology and safety protocols rule the day in the 2020 election

North Island Votes. Campbell River Mirror graphic
NDP candidate Rachel Blaney has been declared the winner in North Island-Powell River riding by Canadian Press. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror

Canadian Press declares NDP’s Blaney winner in North Island-Powell River

UPDATE: Liberal Peter Schwarzhoff upbeat: PPC’s Brian Rundle sees a future for the party

NDP candidate Rachel Blaney has been declared the winner in North Island-Powell River riding by Canadian Press. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror
Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre is in the remote community of Bamfield, accessible only by logging road, boat or air. (Google Maps)
Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre is in the remote community of Bamfield, accessible only by logging road, boat or air. (Google Maps)
ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed

ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

  • Oct 20, 2018
ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed
SOINTULA ART SHED FACEBOOK PHOTO                                The community of Sointula came out to celebrate the new toilet’s first flush on Oct. 21.

Sointula celebrates its inaugural toilet flush

There’s a new place to go in Sointula

SOINTULA ART SHED FACEBOOK PHOTO                                The community of Sointula came out to celebrate the new toilet’s first flush on Oct. 21.
NORTH ISLAND GAZETTE FILE PHOTO                                The crime scene one day after the fatal shooting of James Hayward in 2015.

Hayward’s family still looking for answers

“We didn’t hear the cause of death for two years.”

NORTH ISLAND GAZETTE FILE PHOTO                                The crime scene one day after the fatal shooting of James Hayward in 2015.