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(Photo contributed by the Town of Blackfalds)

Blackfalds voters to return to polls

Town of Blackfalds to hold by-election

 

Results of Red Deer’s 2021 Municipal Election have been declared official by returning Officer Samantha Rodwell on Friday. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Red Deer releases official municipal election results

Voter turnout reaches 30.15 per cent

 

Several Red Deer city council candidates generally agree that Red Deer’s racist reputation needs to be confronted and remediated. (Advocate file photo)

Red Deer to conduct recount of two voting stations following technical issue

The City of Red Deer will conduct a recount of two voting…

 

Mayor-elect Kevin Ferguson says his main job will be to listen to the public and fellow council members. (File photo)

Mayor-elect Kevin Ferguson on creating a collective vision for Ponoka

Unofficial election results for Town of Ponoka, Ponoka County

Mayor-elect Kevin Ferguson says his main job will be to listen to the public and fellow council members. (File photo)
Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan says people in Red Deer are tired of seeing Alberta money leave the province and go to Ottawa and be redistributed principally to Quebec. (Advocate file photo)
Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan’s decision to travel to Arizona for a holiday has been sharply criticized by many. Advocate file photo

Review of equalization payments long overdue, says Red Deer chamber

Business community awaits action by city council on crime and economic development

Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan says people in Red Deer are tired of seeing Alberta money leave the province and go to Ottawa and be redistributed principally to Quebec. (Advocate file photo)
Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan’s decision to travel to Arizona for a holiday has been sharply criticized by many. Advocate file photo
Grant Creasey will serve as City of Lacombe Mayor for another term. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Creasey returns as Mayor of Lacombe

The City of Lacombe has released the unofficial results for the 2021…

Grant Creasey will serve as City of Lacombe Mayor for another term. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Voters head to cast their ballot in Canada’s federal election at the Fairbanks Interpretation Centre in Dartmouth, N.S., on October 21, 2019. Federal parties appear to have seen a drop in their fundraising figures in 2020, in a year when the pandemic dented donations of all kinds. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Blackfalds votes in new mayor

Blackfalds will see a slight change in the council chambers as newly…

Voters head to cast their ballot in Canada’s federal election at the Fairbanks Interpretation Centre in Dartmouth, N.S., on October 21, 2019. Federal parties appear to have seen a drop in their fundraising figures in 2020, in a year when the pandemic dented donations of all kinds. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
The unofficial voter turnout in this year’s municipal election is 30.15 per cent with 21,548 people casting ballots. (File photo by Advocate staff)

UPDATE: Unofficial municipal election results for Red Deer released

Ken Johnston received 10,873 votes to become mayor

The unofficial voter turnout in this year’s municipal election is 30.15 per cent with 21,548 people casting ballots. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Ken Johnston is the new mayor of Red Deer — unofficial results showed he won by a landslide on Monday. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Ken Johnston is Red Deer’s new mayor

Ken Johnston led by a landslide right out of the starting gate…

Ken Johnston is the new mayor of Red Deer — unofficial results showed he won by a landslide on Monday. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
The four incumbents running for a spot on Red Deer city council – Michael Dawe, Lawrence Lee, Dianne Wyntjes and Vesna Higham – have all been re-elected. (File photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Incumbents will return to Red Deer council

Long-time public servant Cindy Jefferies will make her return to Red Deer…

The four incumbents running for a spot on Red Deer city council – Michael Dawe, Lawrence Lee, Dianne Wyntjes and Vesna Higham – have all been re-elected. (File photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Megan Hanson was born and brought up in Cascar, B.C. (Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla/Black Press news services)

Megan Hanson is Sylvan Lake’s new mayor

Wins with lead of over 2,400 votes

Megan Hanson was born and brought up in Cascar, B.C. (Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla/Black Press news services)
Voting stations in Red Deer closed at 8 p.m. Monday (Photo by Byron Hackett/Advocate Staff)

Voting stations now closed in Red Deer

Voting stations are now closed in Red Deer. Monday was the final…

Voting stations in Red Deer closed at 8 p.m. Monday (Photo by Byron Hackett/Advocate Staff)
Red Deer voters can still participate in the Advance Vote until Saturday, Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. (Photo contributed)

Election day: Eight voting stations to operate on Monday in Red Deer

Advance Vote stations will be open until Oct. 16 at 8 p.m.

Red Deer voters can still participate in the Advance Vote until Saturday, Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. (Photo contributed)
Advocate file photo/ THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Red Deer election candidates answer development questions

Municipal election candidates have responded to economic development questions on the BILD…

Advocate file photo/ THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Red Deerians can cast their municipal election votes early at one of three polling stations. (Photo contributed)
Red Deerians can cast their municipal election votes early at one of three polling stations. (Photo contributed)
Red Deerians can cast their municipal election votes early at one of three polling stations. (Photo contributed)

Nearly 3,000 votes cast so far in Red Deer muncipal election

Advance voting stations open daily until Oct. 16

Red Deerians can cast their municipal election votes early at one of three polling stations. (Photo contributed)
Several Red Deer city council candidates generally agree that Red Deer’s racist reputation needs to be confronted and remediated. (Advocate file photo)
Several Red Deer city council candidates generally agree that Red Deer’s racist reputation needs to be confronted and remediated. (Advocate file photo)
Three Red Deer mayoral candidates participated in an online forum Thursday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deer mayoral candidates respond to seniors’ questions

Golden Circle Senior Resource Centre online candidate forum held

Three Red Deer mayoral candidates participated in an online forum Thursday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
(Black Press file image).

Special ballots are available for voters in upcoming election

Special ballots, also known as mail-in ballot applications, are still open for…

(Black Press file image).
Dwight Hickey, mayoral candidate. (Photo via City of Red Deer)

Municipal election: Red Deer mayoral candidate Dwight Hickey

Dwight Hickey is a Red Deer mayoral candidate. We need to restore…

  • Oct 4, 2021
Dwight Hickey, mayoral candidate. (Photo via City of Red Deer)