Election 2015 News

Saskatoon-University Liberal candidate Cynthia Block (right) and Saskatoon-Grasswood candidate Tracy Muggli (left) are welcomed by supporters.

Bittersweet election for Saskatoon Liberals

By Lasia Kretzel October 20, 2015 - 7:22am Updated: October 20, 2015 - 7:45am

It was a bittersweet victory for Saskatoon Liberals Monday night as candidates celebrated a federal election majority win but lamented local losses in all three ridings.

Brad Trost speaks after getting re-elected as an MP in the 2015 federal election.

Conservative supporters celebrate local wins, commiserate over national loss in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM October 20, 2015 - 7:03am Updated: October 20, 2015 - 7:15am

It was a tough day for supporters who came to a Conservative campaign wrap-up event Monday night at the Saskatoon Travelodge.

People arrived just as projections began...

Sheri Benson elected in new urban riding of Saskatoon-West

NDP pick up 3 seats in Saskatchewan

By 650 CKOM October 20, 2015 - 6:51am Updated: October 20, 2015 - 7:00am

It was breakthrough night for the NDP in Saskatchewan.

For the first time since 2000, the party is sending an MP to Ottawa after picking up three seats Monday night....

A voter enters a Regina polling station.

Regina voters able to quickly cast ballot

By Kevin Martel October 19, 2015 - 1:50pm Updated: October 19, 2015 - 1:50pm

The polls are open in Regina and voters seem to be moving at a steady pace.

Those looking to cast their ballots are only waiting for roughly five to 10 minutes. Some say...

Live election results map: Canada Votes 2015

By 650 CKOM October 19, 2015 - 1:14pm Updated: October 19, 2015 - 1:15pm

We will have the latest in election results as they come in from across the country. A specialized map will update in real-time.

We're also on air with live analysis and...

Saskatchewan federal election pollsopen at 7:30 a.m. Monday Oct. 19

Sask. poll clerks get ready for busy election day

By Lasia Kretzel October 18, 2015 - 5:08pm Updated: October 18, 2015 - 5:15pm

As Canadians get ready to head to the polls in Monday's election, Elections Canada employees are gearing up for a long day.

Thousands of employees will wake up at the...

Live election results map: Canada Votes 2015

By 980 CJME October 18, 2015 - 10:59am Updated: October 19, 2015 - 2:10pm

We will have the latest in election results as they come in from across the country. A specialized map will update in real-time.

We're also on air with live analysis and...

More voters showing up to advance polls this election

By The Canadian Press October 11, 2015 - 11:33am Updated: October 11, 2015 - 11:33am

The opening day of advance polls brought out a big increase in the number of voters casting ballots ahead of the October 19th election.

Elections Canada says it...

Advance polls were held at the U of R.

Long line ups at some advance polling stations ahead of election

By Adriana Christianson October 9, 2015 - 7:21pm Updated: October 9, 2015 - 7:21pm

The election is still a week away, but many voters were willing to wait in line to cast their ballots early in advance polls in Regina.

"I was very surprised," said...

Voters line up outside the advance polling station at the Golden Mile Shopping Centre in Sept, 2013.

Advanced federal election polls open for anxious voters

By 650 CKOM October 9, 2015 - 7:44am Updated: October 9, 2015 - 7:45am

Election day is right around the corner, but if your mind is already made up you can cast your ballot early.   Advanced federal election polls open across the country at 12...

An election sign showing support for Regina-Lewvan candidate Trent Fraser.

New poll shows strong support for Conservatives in Regina-Lewvan

By 980 CJME September 25, 2015 - 9:03am Updated: September 25, 2015 - 9:53am

It might have new boundaries, but a new poll released Friday shows the Conservatives continuing to garner the most support in west Regina.

A survey done by Mainstreet/...

Moderator John Lagimodiere and speakers Tyrone Tootoosis Sr., Nina Wilson, Chris Scribe, Glenda Abbott, and Colby Tootoosis at the "to Vote or not to Vote?" public discussion .

Sovereignty and indigenous issues centre at 'vote or not vote' public forum

By Kelly Malone September 10, 2015 - 12:13pm Updated: September 10, 2015 - 1:23pm

Bev Crain drove 150 kilometres to Saskatoon from Muskoday just to hear why indigenous people would choose not to vote in the upcoming federal election.

“I wanted to hear...