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Nanaimo-Ladysmith residents return to the polls for federal byelection

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
May 5, 2019 - 10:06pm

NANAIMO - Voters are once again deciding who should represent them, this time in the House of Commons.

Residents in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding go to the polls today in the federal byelection. It’s the second byelection of the year in and the fifth election in two years for Nanaimo.

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Advance voting for Nanaimo-Ladysmith byelection starts Friday

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
April 26, 2019 - 6:57am Updated: April 26, 2019 - 9:54am

NANAIMO — Advance voting begins Friday for the sixth election in Nanaimo in the last two years.

The polls are open from noon to 8 p.m. Friday to Monday for the May 6 Nanaimo-Ladysmith federal byelection. Voting locations can be found on the back of your voting card.

The crowd at the Beban Park Social Centre was fairly evenly split between the four major parties, giving favour to the Greens and NDP based on audience reactions to comments.
The crowd at the Beban Park Social Centre was fairly evenly split between the four major parties, giving favour to the Greens and NDP based on audience reactions to comments. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

All-candidates debate crowd resists voter and political fatigue

By Spencer Sterritt
April 25, 2019 - 9:58pm

NANAIMO — You wouldn't be able to tell the crowd at the first all-candidates debate Thursday night have already voted five times in the last two years.

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