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Federal election polling stations fewer and farther between, Elections Canada says

Federal election polling stations fewer and farther between, Elections Canada says

Pandemic means many schools not available
Masks will be mandatory in B.C. for in-person voting on election day

Masks will be mandatory in B.C. for in-person voting on election day

Maskless voters without a medical exemption will need to apply for mail-in ballot, Elections Canada notes.
People's Party name election candidate in northeast B.C.

People's Party name election candidate in northeast B.C.

Ryan Dyck has been named the People's Party candidate in Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies for the upcoming federal election.
Liberal election candidate acclaimed in northeast B.C.

Liberal election candidate acclaimed in northeast B.C.

Amir Alavi has been acclaimed as the Liberal candidate in Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies for the upcoming federal election.
Election 2021: Cory Longley confirmed as NDP candidate for northeast B.C.

Election 2021: Cory Longley confirmed as NDP candidate for northeast B.C.

Longley was nominated Tuesday night, and says he’s looking to shake things up in what he calls a "vanity election" set for Sept. 20
O'Toole takes aim at Trudeau, Singh as inflation numbers shift focus of campaign

O'Toole takes aim at Trudeau, Singh as inflation numbers shift focus of campaign

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole is blaming his political opponents for the decade-high pace of price growth being reported today. Statistics Canada reports that headline inflation in July hit 3.
Election 2021: Northeast B.C. candidates mobilize for snap federal election

Election 2021: Northeast B.C. candidates mobilize for snap federal election

As of Tuesday, Elections Canada said there were no candidates officially confirmed in the Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies, however, incumbent Conservative MP Bob Zimmer and Maverick Party challenger Dave Jeffers have both hit the ground running.
Trudeau promises 'consequences' for unvaccinated federal workers

Trudeau promises 'consequences' for unvaccinated federal workers

What those consequences are, the Liberal leader won't say
Election 2021: Where the parties stand

Election 2021: Where the parties stand

How federal party platforms address key issues as Canada gets ready for a September 20 vote
First full day of Canada's election campaign begins with economic pledges

First full day of Canada's election campaign begins with economic pledges

The day was also taken over by other issues, including the government's efforts to help Afghans, and mandatory vaccination rules for workers and travellers