Candidates throw hat in the ring as nominations close

List of municipal candidates for the Similkameen and Okanagan Falls- Kaleden for the November 19, 2011 election.

  • Oct. 14, 2011 4:00 p.m.

Nominations closed Friday for candidates wishing to run in the November 19 municipal election

The following is a list as of Friday, October 14 of candidates participating in the November 19 municipal election in the Lower Similkameen and Okanagan Similkameen Regional District Area “G.”


Mayor Candidate(s)

Manfred Bauer (M)On council 2008-11

Glenn Goguen (C M)-  No experience

2 Mayor Candidates


Councillor Candidate(s)

Arlene Arlow N FNo experience

Charlene Cowling K F-  Incumbent

Jeremy Evans J M – Served prior to 2008

Frank Kennedy MNo experience

David Stein H MNo experience

Gary Thielmann G M –  Incumbent


Electoral Area Director Candidate(s)


George Bush D M Area B (Cawston)No experience

Elef Christensen V M Area G (Keremoes Rural/Hedley) –  Incumbent

Colleen Christensen F Area B (Cawston)Unknown/Undisclosed experience

Janice Johnson F D (Kaleden/OK Falls)No experience

Lee McFadyen F Area B (Cawston)Unknown/Undisclosed experience

Thomas Siddon E M Area D (Kaleden/OK Falls)Previously elected elsewhere

Alan Whitman D M Area D (Kaleden/Ok Falls) – Unknown/Undisclosed experience

Florence Winfrey A F Area G (Keremeos Rural/Hedley)Unknown/Undisclosed experience

Angelique Wood F Area G (Keremeos Rural/Hedley)No experience


School District Trustee Candidate(s)

Myrna Coates F KeremeosIncumbent

Sam Hancheroff M Okanagan FallsIncumbent

Ronald Johnson G M KeremeosUnknown/Undisclosed experience

Debra Marten H F Keremeos –  Incumbent

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