Election 2015: All Candidates Forum Wednesday in Kimberley

Kootenay Columbia candidates present an opportunity for an informed decision

Voters in the Kimberley area are reminded that the Chamber of Commerce-hosted All Candidates Forum is on this Wednesday at Centre 64.

Doors open at 6 p.m. for a meet and greet session with candidates then the forum takes place from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Polls indicate a tight race in Kootenay Columbia. Some projections have the NDP, with Wayne Stetski, and Conservatives, with incumbent David Wilks, in a dead heat in this riding at 37 per cent of decided voters apiece. Others have Wilks in a slight lead at 40.8 per cent to 38.8 for Stetski. Liberal Don Johnston was at 15 per cent and Bill Green from the Green Party at 11 per cent.