Vernon’s Mission Hill Elementary School Grade 5 student Connor Castonguay (right) casts his ballot into the box in front of polling clerk, school principal Devon Tyssen, during the school’s Students Vote day for the federal election Monday, Sept. 20. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

North Okanagan, Shuswap students get crack at federal election vote

Vernon’s Mission Hill Elementary has nearly 100 Grade 4-7 students cast ballots in mock election following discussion on the parties, leaders, local candidates and issues

Preliminary results from Elections Canada show incumbent Mel Arnold is poised to once again win the North Okanagan-Shuswap riding. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Arnold set to win North Okanagan-Shuswap

Update, 8:36 p.m. Preliminary results show Mel Arnold once again taking the…


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