Update 9:45 p.m.
Tim Roberts earned 44.8 per cent of the vote and is now the Area G director. Roberts received 240 votes, while Melodie Kolisnyk received 182 votes and Manpreet Uppal received 114 votes.
Manfred Bauer will remain mayor of Keremeos. He received 299 votes while Arlene Arlow received 284 votes. Preliminary results show that 47 per cent of eligible voters voted in Keremeos.
Update: 9:20 p.m.
Update: 9:05 p.m.
Ballots are being hand counted at Victory Hall and results are expected to take some time.
Ballots are being hand counted here at Victory Hall. This might take some time.
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The civic election polls are now closed.
All four council candidates were acclaimed and therefore Jeremy Evans, Arden Holley, Sherry Philpott-Adhikary and Jason Wiebe will make up the Keremeos council.
Mayoral results are still coming in.
The Area G director will also be decided tonight. Candidates are all newcomers to municipal politics and include Manpreet Uppal, Tim Roberts and Melodie Kolisnyk.
More to come.
8 p.m. – Polls now closed