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.