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Con­firmed can­di­dates:

Al Hawkins (Lib­eral); Rex Barnes (In­de­pen­dent); Mark Whif­fen (Pro­gres­sive Con­ser­va­tive)

Po­lit­i­cal back­ground:

The Grand Falls-Wind­sor Dis­trict dis­trict was cre­ated in 2006 and first con­tested in 2007. Su­san Sul­li­van (Pro­gres­sive Con­ser­va­tive) has held the seat since 2007.

Im­por­tant is­sues in the dis­trict:

Eco­nomic di­ver­si­fi­ca­tion to deal with pa­per mill and Duck Pond Mine clo­sures; cap­i­tal­iza­tion on for­est resources; health care in gen­eral, but more specif­i­cally long term care needs; re­gional waste man­age­ment fa­cil­ity; mu­nic­i­pal in­fras­truc­ture; re­gional waste man­age­ment fa­cil­ity.

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