Polling station Merritt BC
file photo: KDG

The May 9th Provincial General Election with all eighty eight poles reporting in Fraser Nicola and gave the seat to incumbent Jackie Tegart of Ashcroft.

Results: 2336 Green, 573 Henshaw, 5,475 Lali, Tegart 6181. Total votes counted 14,565, rejected 24 for total of 14,589.

The count does not meet the threshold of 100 difference to have an automatic recount. All absentee ballets need to be counted by May 22.

General election

On this Day: May 10th 1824

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