More Northwest Candidates Emerge For 2017 BC Election
More candidates are coming forward in the northwest's four ridings, as the 2017 BC election draws nearer.
In the Nechako Lakes riding, Elections BC lists Jon Rempel of the Libertarian Party registered as running against incumbent Liberal MLA John Rustad.
The NDP nominated Anne Marie Sam in that riding last week.
Anne Marie Sam John Rustad Jon Rempel
In Stikine, the Christian Heritage Party's website says party leader Rod Taylor is running against incumbent New Democrat Doug Donaldson and Liberal challenger Wanda Good.
Doug Donaldson Wanda Good Rod Taylor
In Skeena, still just two candidates so far vying to replace retiring New Democrat Robin Austin: they are the NDP's Bruce Bidgood and the Liberals' Ellis Ross.
Bruce Bidgood Ellis Ross
And in North Coast, New Democrat Jennifer Rice will be running for re-election against Liberal Herb Pond and the Green Party's Hondo Arendt.
Jennifer Rice Herb Pond Hondo Arendt
The candidate nomination deadline is Tuesday April 18th -- election day is May 9th.