Election candidates now confirmed
The deadline has now passed for candidates to enter the May 9 provincial election.
The BC Liberals, NDP and Greens will field candidates in all three Central Okanagan ridings.
Premier Christy Clark’s Kelowna West riding also has an independent candidate.
Running in Kelowna-Lake Country are incumbent Liberal Norm Letnick, Erik Olesen for the NDP and Alison Shaw for the Greens.
The candidates in Kelowna-Mission are incumbent Liberal Steve Thomson, BC Conservative Chuck Hardy, New Democrat Harwinder Sandhu and Green Rainer Wilkins.
Clark is being challenged by Shelley Cook of the NDP, Robert Mellalieu of the Greens and independent Brian Thiesen.
Liberal incumbent Eric Foster is running again in Vernon Monashee against Barry Dorval of the NDP, Green Keli Westgate and Libertarian Don Jefcoat.