Today is election day for the provincial general election

Today is election day for the provincial general election  Today is election day and all voting places are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Manitobans are eligible to vote if they are 18 or older, Canadian citizens, and have lived in the province for at least six months immediately before election day. Voters must show ID to vote, either one piece of…

Turnout at advance voting locations up from 2016

Turnout at advance voting locations up from 2016Approximately 112,983 Manitobans cast their ballots during the eight days of advance voting for the 2019 provincial election. This compares to approximately 110,000 votes cast during advance voting in the 2016 election. In addition, 409 absentee votes and 213 homebound votes have been cast to date, for a total of 113,605. Election day is Tuesday,…

Manitobans will go to the polls Sept. 10

Manitobans will go to the polls Sept. 10

Manitobans will go to the polls Sept. 10Manitoba’s 42nd provincial general election has been called today for Tuesday, Sept. 10. So far we know incumbent Ian Wishart will be on the ballot. Now the writ has been dropped, parties can begin the process of officially nominating candidates. Voter information card Voters who are registered to vote will receive a voter information card…