Election Central - Local News

Lamont County facing unique ballot

Lamont County residents are beginning to check out the list of candidates vying for their votes.

Charlie Simpson looking to get a seat on council

Charlie Simpson is encouraging residents to vote for change on Fort Saskatchewan City Council.

Judy Sellin aiming for mayor's chair

Judy Sellin is running to be mayor with the promise of listening to citizens.

Redwater mayor Mel Smith acclaimed

Redwater mayor Mel Smith is keeping his seat as mayor for another term.

Mayor Hauch gets competition in Bruderheim

Bruderheim's mayor Karl Hauch is facing a full election.

Nine vying for votes in Redwater

Nine candidates are running for a spot on council in Redwater.

Morinville features seven councillor race

Morinville's Nomination Day wasn't quite as busy compared to others in the surrounding area.

Fort Saskatchewan's Nomination Day results

18 Fort Saskatchewan residents are looking to become either the newest mayor or councillor.

Gibbons council poses steady competition

Gibbons is bound to have some new faces on council next month.

Morinville's newest mayor uncontested

Meet the new mayor of Morinville.

Packed election in Sturgeon County

Sturgeon County residents are getting their first look at the packed list for mayor and council.

Long candidate list for Strathcona County mayor and council

Nomination Day for the Strathcona County Municipal Election saw plenty of new faces.

Nomination Day officially starts election race

City Hall drew candidates out to sign their papers and officially kick off the municipal election.

Zabiuk drops out of election

Vocal council candidate John Zabiuk has shocked supporters.

Former RCMP member enters Fort council race

Another candidate is joining the race for council.

John Bouwman leaps into council race

The Fort's fitness man is now looking to take a seat.

City council leadership and teamwork needs tuning: Governance review

Fort Saskatchewan City Council received the results from their governance review.

Mather looking to bring experience council

A former business man is looking for another chance on council.

McGowan puts priority on infrastructure planning in council bid

Another name will be on the ballots this fall.

Abitoye running for council to fix 'problem with leadership'

Ajibola (Jibs) Abitoye has declared her intentions to run in this fall's municipal election.

Blizzard running in re-election bid

Birgit Blizzard has announced that she's looking for a second term on council.

Sperling wants a 'more open and transparent government'

Ed Sperling has thrown his hat in the election ring for councillor.

Lisa Makin declares bid for councillor

Lisa Makin has declared her intentions of running for a councillor's chair.

Lisa Holmes not running for mayor

There will be a new face leading the town of Morinville this fall.

Sturgeon County looking for election candidates

Sturgeon County is holding an information session for residents considering putting their name on the ballot.

Sheldon Bossert drops out of election race

A well-known councillor won't be running again this term.

Katchur declares bid for third mayoral term

Mayor Gale Katchur announced she's running for a third term as mayor of Fort Saskatchewan.

City hosting info session for potential candidates

For the first time, the City of Fort Saskatchewan is hosting a Candidate Information Session.

Don Lehman announces candidacy, wants photo radar scrapped

Another councillor candidate is now vying for votes in this fall's election.

Fort council sets rules for election signs

This fall, signs will be everywhere for the election and council has set out rules to help control the clutter.

New pool info coming in the mail

A new pool at the Dow Centennial Centre, yes or no?

Gordon Harris announces bid for councillor

Gordon Harris, a resident for two decades, has announced his intentions to run in October's municipal election.

Professor dives into election pool

A professor is eyeing a seat on city council.

Council and candidates learn election do's and don'ts

City council candidates were given new regulations regarding election etiquette.

Randhawa running for mayor

Sitting city councillor and long time resident Arjun Randhawa announced he'll be running for the mayor's chair in October's election.

Strathcona County releases election info guide

Strathcona County has released a guide for citizens looking to throw their hat in the ring for the upcoming election.

Trotter running in upcoming election

Looking to achieve a life-long dream, Rebecca Trotter has thrown her hat in the municipal election ring.

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