ELECTION 2014: Mark McKee leads early results for Revelstoke mayor

City of Revelstoke: Mark McKee is leading the mayor's race with seven out of 13 ballot boxes counted.

Mark McKee is leading the Revelstoke mayor’s race with seven out of 13 ballot boxes counted.

McKee has 582 votes, almost 200 more than Michael Brooks-Hill, who trails with 386 votes. Current mayor David Raven has 312 votes so far.

Gary Sulz leads the early results for council, with 789 votes. Connie Brothers (755), Scott Duke (691), Aaron Orlando (663), Trevor English (597), and Linda Nixon (583) round out the top six vote getters, so far. Gary Starling has (499), Chuck Ferguson (478), George Buhler (462), Chris Johnston (423), Karen Powers (420) and Steve Bender (328) round out the early results.

Teresa LeRose, the Chief Electoral Officer for the City of Revelstoke, announced the results midway through counting at the community centre.

There are three candidates for mayor and 12 for council in the Revelstoke municipal election. The council candidates are Steve Bender, Connie Brothers, George Buhler, Scott Duke, Trevor English, Chuck Ferguson, Chris Johnston, Linda Nixon, Aaron Orlando, Karen Powers, Gary Starling and Gary Sulz.

Final results will be posted as soon as they are made available.

Just Posted

From darkroom to jewellery studio

Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre welcomes new space for artists

What’s on for Welcome Week

Series of events are designed to welcome newcomers to Revelstoke

‘We want to find ways for people to thrive,’ says life coach

New free talk during Welcome Week will offer strategies to feel at home in Revelstoke

Last Stand explores plight of Mountain Caribou

Film runs away from easy answers, says associate producer

Revelstoke silversmith receives thank-you letter from 24 Sussex Drive

Arleigh Garratt’s snowflake earrings were gifted to Sophie Grégoire Trudeau during July visit

Video: Shuswap stars shine for Larch Hills

Competitors dance to the tune of $30,000 for the chalet expansion

BC Transit buses to get safety door for drivers

These new full-length doors will be tested in Victoria, Kelowna and Abbotsford

‘Fresh eyes’ looking into three missing Cowichan Tribes men

First Nations want answers to their disappearances

Pedestrian hit moments after receiving safety reflector from police

The Vancouver Island man was treated for minor injuries by police at the scene

FortisBC LNG site exports first shipment of gas to China

The shipment is part of a pilot project that could see more exports in the future.

BC RCMP hunt for white SUV that rammed cruiser

Kamloops RCMP are looking for a white SUV headed north on the Yellowhead Highway

B.C. to reimburse methadone patients for taking clinic fees off welfare cheques

Provincial government agrees to pay back more than $5.5 million in deducted fees

Stiff fine for B.C. man caught trafficking bear parts

A Cache Creek resident was charged after an undercover sting operation by conservation officers

Vandals pour fake blood on statues at B.C. church

Church members concerned about string of acts of vandalism and possible escalation

Most Read